Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-168).
|Statement||edited by Kenneth Kearon and Fergus O"Ferrall.|
|Contributions||Kearon, Kenneth., O"Ferrall, Fergus.|
|LC Classifications||R724 .M29297 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||168 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||168|
|LC Control Number||00362729|
Public lecture series do not always, unfortunately, result in a published volume of interdisciplinary, informed and well argued papers. Medical Ethics and the Future of Health Care has succeeded, however, in doing just this. A public lecture series was organised by the Adelaide Hospital Society, Dublin, Ireland in to facilitate better public understanding of complex Cited by: 1. Best Sellers in Medical Ethics #1 The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures (FSG Classics) by . ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm: Contents: General introduction / Fergus O'Ferrall --Introduction / Kenneth Kearon --Bioethics on the brink of a new millennium / James F. Childress --Ethical issues in women's health / Walter Prendiville --Ethics and holistic care / Verena Tschudin --Ethical considerations in the . (shelved 2 times as medical-ethics) avg rating — , ratings — published Want to Read saving.
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