The Resource Taking sides :, Clashing views on bioethical issues, [edited by] Gregory E. Kaebnick

Taking sides :, Clashing views on bioethical issues, [edited by] Gregory E. Kaebnick

Label
Taking sides :, Clashing views on bioethical issues
Title
Taking sides :
Title part
Clashing views on bioethical issues
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Gregory E. Kaebnick
Title variation
  • Clashing views on bioethical issues
  • Bioethical issues
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
SRU
Dewey number
174.2
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WB 60
NLM item number
T1365 2018
Series statement
Taking sides
Label
Taking sides :, Clashing views on bioethical issues, [edited by] Gregory E. Kaebnick
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • COPLEY
  • TODD
  • AURORA
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Unit 1. Medical decision making. Is patient self-determination the central value in making medical decisions? -- May surrogate decision makers terminate care for a person in a persistent vegetative state? -- Unit 2. End-of-life dilemmas. Is "continuous deep sedation" a valuable treatment option for patients who are close to death? -- Should physicians be allowed to assist in patient suicide? -- Unit 3. Choices in reproduction. Should embryos produced during IVF be considered children? -- Should a pregnant woman be punished for exposing her fetus to risk? -- Unit 4. Professional integrity. Should physicians be allowed to participate in executions? -- Should pharmacists be allowed to deny prescriptions on grounds of conscience? -- Unit 5. The development and use of biotechnology. Is the use of medical tools to enhance human beings morally troubling? -- Should research on human embryonic stem cells be halted, given the presence of possible alternatives? -- Should governments develop DNA databanks to support law enforcement? -- May doctors offer medical drugs and surgery to stop a disabled child from maturing? -- Should scientists create artificial living things? -- Could conservation of wild species be improved through the use of de-extinction tools? -- Unit 6. Access to health care. Does the government overreach by mandating health insurance ? -- Is there an ethical duty to provide health care to undocumented immigrants? -- Should new drugs be given to patients outside clinical trials? -- Should vaccination for HPV be mandated for teenage girls? -- Should there be a market in human organs?
Control code
ocn982116064
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
Seventeenth edition.
Extent
iv, 285 pages
Isbn
9781259873409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u241010
System control number
(OCoLC)982116064

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