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The SAGE Handbook of Health Care Ethics [electronic resource].

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781412945349Publication details: London : SAGE Publications, 2011.ISBN:
  • 9781446209615
Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: The SAGE Handbook of Health Care EthicsDDC classification:
  • 174.2
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Contents:
COVER; Contents; Contributors; Health Care Ethics in an Era of Globalisation; 1. Methodology; 2. Foundationalism and Principles; 3. Anti-Theory; 4. Ethics of Care; 5. Emerging Technologies: Challenges for Health Care and Environmental Ethics and Rights in an Era of Globalisation; 6. Professional Codes; 7. Organizational Ethics; 8. Deliberation and Consensus; 9. Privacy, Confidentiality and Data Protection; 10. Informed Consent; 11. Health Information Technology and Globalization; 12. Abortion; 13. Ethics of Genetic Counseling; 14. Regulating Reproductive Technologies; 15. Reprogenetics
16. Palliative Care Ethics17. Medical and Societal Issues in Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide; 18. Advance Directives; 19. Vulnerability: A Futile or Useful Principle in Healthcare Ethics?; 20. Vulnerability in Healthcare and Research Ethics; 21. Mental Health and Disorder; 22. Medical Research Involving Children: A Review of International Policy Statements; 23. Orphan Diseases; 24. Poverty and Indigenous Peoples; 25. Research Ethics; 26. Health Research in the Global Context; 27. International Research; 28. Ethical and Scientific Issues in Gene Therapy and Stem Cell Research
29. Ethics of Screening30. Ethics of Clinical Telemedicine; 31. Ethical, Legal and Social Issues in Brain Death and Organ Transplantation:a Japanese Perspective; 32. Ethical Issues in Nanotechnology; 33. Ethics of Environmental Health; 34. Pharmaceuticals; Index
Summary: The SAGE Handbook of Health Care Ethics is an influential collection of work by leading scholars on the fundamental and emerging themes which define health care ethics. Combining international and interdisciplinary perspectives, the Handbook provides a cutting-edge account of debates in five key areas: - health care ethics in an era of globalization - beginning and end-of-life - vulnerable populations - research ethics and technologies - public health and human rights. This authoritative Handbook brings together experts with backgrounds in philosophy, sociology, law, public policy and the heal
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COVER; Contents; Contributors; Health Care Ethics in an Era of Globalisation; 1. Methodology; 2. Foundationalism and Principles; 3. Anti-Theory; 4. Ethics of Care; 5. Emerging Technologies: Challenges for Health Care and Environmental Ethics and Rights in an Era of Globalisation; 6. Professional Codes; 7. Organizational Ethics; 8. Deliberation and Consensus; 9. Privacy, Confidentiality and Data Protection; 10. Informed Consent; 11. Health Information Technology and Globalization; 12. Abortion; 13. Ethics of Genetic Counseling; 14. Regulating Reproductive Technologies; 15. Reprogenetics

16. Palliative Care Ethics17. Medical and Societal Issues in Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide; 18. Advance Directives; 19. Vulnerability: A Futile or Useful Principle in Healthcare Ethics?; 20. Vulnerability in Healthcare and Research Ethics; 21. Mental Health and Disorder; 22. Medical Research Involving Children: A Review of International Policy Statements; 23. Orphan Diseases; 24. Poverty and Indigenous Peoples; 25. Research Ethics; 26. Health Research in the Global Context; 27. International Research; 28. Ethical and Scientific Issues in Gene Therapy and Stem Cell Research

29. Ethics of Screening30. Ethics of Clinical Telemedicine; 31. Ethical, Legal and Social Issues in Brain Death and Organ Transplantation:a Japanese Perspective; 32. Ethical Issues in Nanotechnology; 33. Ethics of Environmental Health; 34. Pharmaceuticals; Index

The SAGE Handbook of Health Care Ethics is an influential collection of work by leading scholars on the fundamental and emerging themes which define health care ethics. Combining international and interdisciplinary perspectives, the Handbook provides a cutting-edge account of debates in five key areas: - health care ethics in an era of globalization - beginning and end-of-life - vulnerable populations - research ethics and technologies - public health and human rights. This authoritative Handbook brings together experts with backgrounds in philosophy, sociology, law, public policy and the heal