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Priorities and ethics in health care 

Priorities and ethics in health care
Priorities and ethics in health care

Sian M. Griffiths

, Robyn Martin

, and Don Sinclair

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date: 24 April 2018

This chapter aims to help you understand the language of ethics and the role ethics plays in public health, recognize ways in which public health ethics differ from bioethics, understand the principles of priority-setting within a constrained budget, appreciate how ethics should underpin public health interventions, and appreciate the importance of ethics-based public health policy-making.

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