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Examining ethical dilemmas that occur in everyday practice

Finally, from a preventive ethics perspective, this case highlights the importance of having early conversations with patients and families about foreseeable future ethical dilemmas. ... E-mail us your comments on this case and commentary. ACP's Center
January 2008

Ethics rounds

Ethics rounds. A 35 year old woman comes to see you for a sore throat. ... Respecting a patient's autonomy (one of our current ethical imperatives) means providing informed consent, that is, telling the patient anything they reasonably need to know to
June 2020

Why should medical ethics matter?

Here is a sampling from the everyday ethical smorgasbord that a doctor faces. ... Ethics in the office should not be a private matter. Become a subscriber! .
June 2020

Is uterus transplantation ethical?

I have felt in many instances that the ethical ramifications of some of these techniques are minimized or dismissed. ... Is it ethical to risk a healthy patient's life with highly complex surgery even if she consents to it? •
June 2020

Means, at the ends of ethics

For now, just hold that thought, please. Medical ethics can be very challenging. ... But in a world where means justify ends, and unintended consequences don't matter, the very concept of ethics has met a very mean end already. .
June 2020

War dilemmas put medical ethics under fire

During the session, sponsored by the College's Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee, Walter J. ... The ethical pressures on these hypothetical physicians only increased with the second case study.
July 2008

Lebron James and medical ethics, let me explain

Lebron James and medical ethics, let me explain. Medical ethical issues confront physicians daily. ... Many ethical decision points are rather quotidian, not situations that would serve as content for bioethical conferences.
June 2020

QD: News Every Day--Medical practitioners seen as more honest, ethical than other professionals

QD: News Every Day--Medical practitioners seen as more honest, ethical than other professionals. ... Medical professionals, especially nurses, are perceived as vastly more ethical than other professions, a Gallup poll found.
June 2020

HeLa, HIPAA and the ethics of informed consent

What is interesting to me about the Henrietta Lacks story is comparing the evolution of biomedical research ethics in that era (1940s-70s) with the ethical dilemmas that face us today. ... Is it a witch-hunt, or is the cleansing of these relationships
June 2020

Dementia care poses ethical quagmires

Dementia presents unique ethical challenges for physicians because it is a “disease of autonomy.”. ... Jokela, MD, MPH, FACP, Chair of ACP's Ethics, Professionalism, and Human Rights Committee.
May 2020

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