Coughlin, Steven S. 1957-

Case studies in public health ethics / Steven S. Coughlin, Colin L. Soskolne, Kenneth W. Goodman. - Washington, D.C. : American Public Health Assoc., c1997. - ix, 180 p. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Case analysis and moral reasoning -- Protection of privacy and confidentiality -- Informed consent in public health research -- Randomized controlled trials -- Committee review and the institutional review board system -- Scientific misconduct in public health research -- Conflicting interests and research spponsorship -- Intellectual property and date sharing -- Publication and interpretation of research findings -- Communication responsibilities of public health professionals -- Public health practice -- Studies of vulnerable populations -- Cross-cultural research -- Genetic research and testing -- HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment -- Allocation of scarce resources and health care reform.

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Public health--Moral and ethical aspects--Case studies.
Medical ethics--Case studies.
Epidemiology--Research--Moral and ethical aspects--Case studies.

RA427.25 / .C68 1997

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1998 D-137 W 50 / C854c 1997