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Are Workarounds Ethical?Managing Moral Problems in Health Care Systems

Are Workarounds Ethical?: Managing Moral Problems in Health Care Systems  

Nancy Berlinger

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2015
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Feb 2016
eISBN: 
9780190269326
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190269296.001.0001
Career: 
Researcher
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190269296
How work gets done in complex health care systems is ethically important. When health care professionals and other staff experience moral uncertainty or distress in their own work and ... More
Designing BabiesHow Technology is Changing the Ways We Create Children

Designing Babies: How Technology is Changing the Ways We Create Children  

Robert Klitzman

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2019
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Oct 2019
eISBN: 
9780190054502
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190054472.001.0001
Career: 
Researcher, Doctor
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics, Reproductive Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190054472
Since the first “test tube baby” was born over 40 years ago, in vitro fertilization and other assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) have advanced in extraordinary ways, producing ... More
Emergency EthicsPublic Health Preparedness and Response

Emergency Ethics: Public Health Preparedness and Response  

Bruce Jennings, John D. Arras, Drue H. Barrett, and Barbara A. Ellis (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2016
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Apr 2016
eISBN: 
9780190270773
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190270742.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190270742
This book brings together some of the leading scholars in the fields of public health ethics and bioethics to discuss disaster or emergency ethics and ethical aspects of preparedness and ... More
Ethical Considerations at the Intersection of Psychiatry and Religion

Ethical Considerations at the Intersection of Psychiatry and Religion  

John Peteet, Mary Lynn Dell, and Wai Lun Alan Fung (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2017
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jan 2018
eISBN: 
9780190850838
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190681968.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Psychiatry, Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190681968
Psychiatry and religious/spiritual share an interest in human flourishing, a concern with beliefs and values, and an appreciation for community. Yet historical tensions between science and ... More
Ethical Issues in Women's HealthcarePractice and Policy

Ethical Issues in Women's Healthcare: Practice and Policy  

Lori d'Agincourt-Canning and Carolyn Ells (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Apr 2019
eISBN: 
9780190851392
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190851361.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Gynaecology
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190851361
This volume brings together original essays exploring the intersections of clinical practice, policy, and bioethics in women’s healthcare. Including but moving beyond the familiar theme of ... More
Ethics in Palliative CareA Complete Guide

Ethics in Palliative Care: A Complete Guide  

Robert C. Macauley

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2018
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Apr 2018
eISBN: 
9780190652357
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199313945.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Palliative Medicine, Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199313945
No specialty faces more diverse and challenging ethical dilemmas than palliative medicine. What is the best way to plan ahead for the end of life? How should physicians respond when ... More
Exploiting HopeHow the Promise of New Medical Interventions Sustains Us--and Makes Us Vulnerable

Exploiting Hope: How the Promise of New Medical Interventions Sustains Us--and Makes Us Vulnerable  

Jeremy Snyder

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2020
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780197501269
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780197501252.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics, Patient Education and Information, Medical Skills
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780197501252
One often hears stories of people in terrible and seemingly intractable situations who are preyed upon by individuals offering empty promises of help. Frequently these cases are condemned ... More
Extreme CaregivingThe Moral Work of Raising Children with Special Needs

Extreme Caregiving: The Moral Work of Raising Children with Special Needs  

Lisa Freitag

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2017
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Oct 2017
eISBN: 
9780190491796
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190491789.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190491789
Raising a child with multiple special needs or disabilities is a time-consuming and difficult task that exceeds the usual parameters of parenting. This book examines all the facets of that ... More
Hippocrates' Oath and Asclepius' SnakeThe Birth of the Medical Profession

Hippocrates' Oath and Asclepius' Snake: The Birth of the Medical Profession  

T.A. Cavanaugh

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2017
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Nov 2017
eISBN: 
9780190673703
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190673673.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics, History of Medicine
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190673673
Hippocrates’ Oath and Asclepius’ Snake: The Birth of the Medical Profession articulates the Oath as establishing the medical profession—a practice incorporating an internal, ... More
Hostility to HospitalitySpirituality and Professional Socialization within Medicine

Hostility to Hospitality: Spirituality and Professional Socialization within Medicine  

Michael J. Balboni and Tracy A. Balboni

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2018
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Oct 2018
eISBN: 
9780190223625
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199325764.001.0001
Career: 
Nurse, Qualified Nurse, Doctor, Qualified, specialist, Allied Health Professional, Researcher
Specialty: 
Clinical Medicine, Palliative Medicine, Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199325764
Spiritual sickness troubles American medicine. Through a death-denying culture, medicine has gained enormous power—an influence it maintains by distancing itself from religion and ... More
Illness Narratives in Practice: Potentials and Challenges of Using Narratives in Health-related Contexts

Illness Narratives in Practice: Potentials and Challenges of Using Narratives in Health-related Contexts  

Gabriele Lucius-Hoene, Christine Holmberg, and Thorsten Meyer (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2018
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Nov 2018
eISBN: 
9780191844225
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780198806660.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198806660
Illness narratives, patients’ stories about their experiences of illness, have gained a reputation as a scientific domain in medicine in the last thirty years. Patients’ stories about ... More
Intelligent Assistive Technologies for DementiaClinical, Ethical, Social, and Regulatory Implications

Intelligent Assistive Technologies for Dementia: Clinical, Ethical, Social, and Regulatory Implications  

Fabrice Jotterand, Marcello Ienca, Tenzin Wangmo, and Bernice Elger (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2019
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Aug 2019
eISBN: 
9780190459833
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190459802.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190459802
The development and implementation of intelligent assistive technologies (IATs) to compensate for the specific physical and cognitive deficits of older adults with dementia have been ... More
Is Evidence-based Psychiatry Ethical?

Is Evidence-based Psychiatry Ethical?  

Mona Gupta

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2014
Series: 
International Perspectives in Philosophy and Psychiatry
Published Online: 
Jul 2014
eISBN: 
9780191742804
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199641116.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Psychiatry, Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199641116
Rated as one of the top 15 breakthroughs in medicine over the last 150 years, evidence-based medicine (EBM) has become highly influential in medicine, and promotes the seemingly irrefutable ... More
Law and ethics in intensive care

Law and ethics in intensive care (2 edn)  

Christopher Danbury, Christopher Newdick, Alex Ruck Keene, and Carl Waldmann (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2020
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191867040
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780198817161.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Critical Care, Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198817161
The practice of intensive care medicine raises multiple legal and ethical issues on a daily basis, making it increasingly difficult to know whom to admit and when, at what stage invasive ... More
Legal and Ethical Issues in Emergency Medicine

Legal and Ethical Issues in Emergency Medicine  

Eileen F. Baker (ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2020
Series: 
What Do I Do Now, What Do I Do Now: Emergency Medicine
Published Online: 
May 2020
eISBN: 
9780190066451
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190066420.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190066420
Part of the “What Do I Do Now?: Emergency Medicine” series, Legal and Ethical Issues in Emergency Medicine uses a case-based approach to cover common and important topics in the legal and ... More
Measuring the Global Burden of DiseasePhilosophical Dimensions

Measuring the Global Burden of Disease: Philosophical Dimensions  

Nir Eyal, Samia A. Hurst, Christopher J.L. Murray, S. Andrew Schroeder, and Daniel Wikler (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
May 2020
Series: 
Population-Level Bioethics
Published Online: 
Jun 2020
eISBN: 
9780190082550
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190082543.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, early specialism training, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics, Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190082543
In this volume, a group of leading philosophers, economists, epidemiologists, and policy scholars continue a twenty-year discussion of philosophical questions connected to the Global Burden ... More
A Medic's Guide to Essential Legal Matters

A Medic's Guide to Essential Legal Matters  

Jane Sturgess, Derek Duane, and Rebekah Ley (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2018
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Oct 2018
eISBN: 
9780191814181
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780198749851.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Medical Skills, Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198749851
Patient expectations for immediate, risk-free healthcare have never been greater; the scrutiny that the medical profession face to deliver this perfect care has also never been greater; the ... More
Medical ExperimentationPersonal Integrity and Social Policy: New Edition

Medical Experimentation: Personal Integrity and Social Policy: New Edition  

Charles Fried, Franklin Miller  (ed.) , and Alan Wertheimer  (ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
May 2016
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jun 2016
eISBN: 
9780190602758
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190602727.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190602727
Charles Fried’s 1974 treatise is a classic statement of the moral relationship between doctor and patient as expressed in the concept of personal care. This concept is then tested in the ... More
Moral ResilienceTransforming Moral Suffering in Healthcare

Moral Resilience: Transforming Moral Suffering in Healthcare  

Cynda Hylton Rushton (ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2018
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Oct 2018
eISBN: 
9780190619275
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780190619268.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor
Specialty: 
Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190619268
Suffering is an unavoidable reality in healthcare. Not only are patients and families suffering but also the clinicians who care for them. Commonly the suffering experienced by clinicians ... More
Organ Donation and Transplantation after Cardiac Death

Organ Donation and Transplantation after Cardiac Death  

David Talbot and Anthony D'Alessandro (eds)

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2009
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
May 2013
eISBN: 
9780191768538
DOI: 
10.1093/med/9780199217335.001.0001
Career: 
Doctor, Qualified, late specialism training, Qualified, specialist
Specialty: 
Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Medical Ethics
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199217335
Written by international experts, this resource lays out the moral, legal and ethical restraints to using donors after cardiac death for organ transplant, together with the techniques that ... More

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