作者 Maehle, Andreas-Holger, 1957-
書名 Doctors, honour, and the law [electronic resource] : medical ethics in imperial Germany / Andreas-Holger Maehle
出版項 Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
國際標準書號 9780230234390
0230234399
國際標準號碼 10.1057/9780230234390 doi
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說明 viii, 198 p. ; 23 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-177) and index
Disciplining doctors : medical courts of honour and professional conduct -- Medical confidentiality : the debate on private versus public interests -- Patient information and consent : self-determination versuspaternalism -- Duties and habitus of a doctor : the literature on medical ethics
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Medical ethics in Imperial Germany were deeply entangled in professional, legal and social issues. This book shows how doctors₂ ethicaldecision-making during the Kaiserreich was guided by their notions of male honour and professional reputation and by considerations of professional politics rather than by concern for patients₂ interests. It illustrates how medical men adhered to a paternalistic conception of the doctor-patient relationship, despite experiencing pressures from lawyers and patients to recognize a right of the sick individual to self-determination. Initiatives likethat of the Berlin psychiatrist Albert Moll, who in 1902 published a detailed account of how medical ethics could be built upon a contract relationship between doctor and patient, remained exceptional
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鏈接 Original 9780230553309 0230553303 (DLC) 2008050871 (OCoLC)262427792
主題 Medical ethics -- Germany -- History -- 19th century
Physician and patient -- Germany -- History -- 19th century
Courts of honor -- Germany -- History -- 19th century
Ethics, Medical -- history -- Germany
History, 19th Century -- Germany
Liability, Legal -- history -- Germany
Patient Rights -- history -- Germany
Physician-Patient Relations -- ethics -- Germany
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