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Making sense of medical ethics : a hands-on guide / Alan G. Johnson, Paul R.V. Johnson.

By: Johnson, Alan G. (Alan Godfrey).
Contributor(s): Johnson, Paul R. V.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Medicine Net Base eBooks.Publisher: London : New York : Hodder Arnold ; Distributed in the U.S.A. by Oxford University Press, 2006Description: xii, 222 p. : col. ill.ISBN: 9781444113594 (ebook : PDF).Subject(s): Medical ethicsAdditional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook. Also available in print edition.
Contents:
1. What is it all about? -- 2. Myths and misunderstandings -- 3. How can ethical guidance be found? -- 4. Values : the moral basis of medical ethics -- 5. Ethics in conflict : is a consensus possible? -- 6. Law and ethics -- 7. Autonomy and consent -- 8. Beneficence -- 9. Confidentiality -- 10. Justice and fairness -- 11. Truth and integrity -- 12. Competing ethical principles : deciding priorities -- 13. Forming ethical pathways -- 14. Ethical pathways in practice -- 15. Ethical survival guide for medical students -- 16. What makes an ethical doctor?
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-207) and index.

1. What is it all about? -- 2. Myths and misunderstandings -- 3. How can ethical guidance be found? -- 4. Values : the moral basis of medical ethics -- 5. Ethics in conflict : is a consensus possible? -- 6. Law and ethics -- 7. Autonomy and consent -- 8. Beneficence -- 9. Confidentiality -- 10. Justice and fairness -- 11. Truth and integrity -- 12. Competing ethical principles : deciding priorities -- 13. Forming ethical pathways -- 14. Ethical pathways in practice -- 15. Ethical survival guide for medical students -- 16. What makes an ethical doctor?

Also available in print edition.

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Author notes provided by Syndetics

Alan G. Johnson is Emeritus Professor of Surgery at the University of Sheffield, UK and has lectured widely on medical ethics.<br> <br> Paul R. V. Johnson is Reader in Paediatric Surgery at the University of Oxford and Honorary Consultant Paediatric Surgeon at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK. He is also Director of the Oxford Pancreatic Islet Transplant Programme.

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