Medical ethics & professional conduct

    Guide to Bioethics

    By Emmanuel A. Kornyo

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    Solving intractable biotechnological questions of evolution, medicine, and genetics is now easier due to methods permitting the rapid analysis of molecular sequence data. These advances have exposed ethical and policy concerns. How would genomic information be used and by whom? Should individuals be able to make decisions regarding their own...

    Insider Trading

    By Naomi Pfeffer

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    The cadaver industry in Britain and the United States, its processes and profits

    Your Life in My Hands

    By Rachel Clarke

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    How does it feel to be spat out of medical school into a world of pain, loss and trauma that you feel wholly ill-equipped to handle?

    Understanding Ethics for Nursing Students

    By Peter Ellis

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    This book helps nursing students understand how ethics is central to the role of a nurse, and how to apply ethical thinking and decision-making to provide, safe, effective and patient-centred care.

    Merry and McCall Smith's Errors, Medicine and the Law

    By Alan Merry

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    This second edition provides a more informed alternative to the blame culture which has increasingly come to dominate our response to accidents, whether in the medical field or elsewhere. It is aimed at all who have a deep interest in patient safety, medical law and the regulation of healthcare.

    Global Health Crisis

    By Thana Cristina De Campos

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    Hardback £64.14

    Proposing a new view of global justice based on natural law, this book presents a philosophical discussion of the ethical values informing contemporary medicine and health, notably in relation to the problem of neglected diseases.

    Biosecurity Dilemmas

    By Christian Enemark

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    Biosecurity encompasses both the natural occurrence of deadly disease outbreaks and the use of biological weapons. This book examines conflicting values and interests in the practice of "biosecurity," the safeguarding of populations against infectious diseases through security policies.

    Animal Experimentation

    By Vaughan Monamy

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    Essential for all those involved in animal-based research, this fully updated third edition provides a comprehensive discussion of the origins of and advances in research using animals. It demonstrates the human and non-human welfare improvements made possible by animal experimentation, alongside the moral objections and alternatives to animal use in...

    Ethical Judgments: Re-Writing Medical Law

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    This edited collection is designed to explore the ethical nature of judicial decision-making, particularly relating to cases in the health/medical sphere, where judges are often called upon to issue rulings on questions containing an explicit ethical component. However, judges do not receive any specific training in ethical decision-making, and often...

    Patient Safety

    By Russell Kelsey

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    At a time of increasing regulatory scrutiny and medico-legal risk, managing serious clinical incidents within primary care has never been more important. Failure to manage appropriately can have serious consequences both for service organisations and for individuals involved. This is the first book to provide real practical and detailed guidance...

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