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Title Biomedical ethics [electronic resource] : an Anglo-American dialogue / edited by Daniel Callahan and G.R. Dunstan
Imprint New York, N.Y. : New York Academy of Sciences, 1988
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (174 p.) : ill.
Series Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 0077-8923 ; v. 530
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences ; v. 530
Note Papers presented at a conference which was held by the Hastings Center and others in New York City on June 20-24, 1987
Includes bibliographical references and index
The development of biomedical ethics in the United States / Daniel Callahan -- Two branches from one stem / G.R. Dunstan. pt. I.A tale of two cultures: understanding cultural similarities and differences. Medical ethics in its American context : an historical survey / Stephen Toulmin -- A tale of two cultures : do we differ? / Sir Raymond Hoffenberg. pt. II. The delication balance: ethics, law and medicine. The delicate balance : ethics, law and medicine / Gerald Dworkin -- Harmonies and conflicts in law and biomedical ethics / Alexander Morgan Capron. pt. III. The nature of the physician-patient relationship. "Good morning, Doctor, how are you?" A view of the doctor-patient relationship from general practice in the United Kingdom / A.C. Markus. pt. IV. The new reproductive technologies: are we creating new ethical problems? Assisted human reproduction and embryonic surgery : the ethical issues / Simon Fishel -- The new technologies in reproduction : new ethical problems / Arthur L. Caplan. pt. V. Treatment decisions regarding seriously ill newborns. Ethical issues in neonatology : a U.S. perspective / Alan R. Fleischman -- Treatment dilemmas in neonatal care : who should survive and who should decide? / A.G.M. Campbell, D.J. Lloyd, and P. Duffty. pt. VI. The privatization of the health care system. Ethics and private medicine / Philip Rhodes -- Privatization of health care : a U.S. perspective / Eli Ginzberg. pt. VII. Age as a criterion in treatment and allocation decisions. Age and equality / J. Grimley Evans -- Aging and the ends of medicine / Daniel Callahan. pt. VIII. Ethical issues in human subjects research. Protection of human subjects of biomedical research in the United States : a contrast with recent experience in the United Kingdom / Robert J. Levine -- Medical research and the human subject : problems of consent and control in the UK experience / Peter Byrne. pt. IX. Mass screening, civil liberties, and the public health. Mass screening, civil liberties, and the public health : introductory remarks / Mathilde Krim -- The pros and cons of screening / Sir Douglas Black -- Screening and AIDS : the limits of coercive intervention / Ronald Bayer. pt. X.A look to the future. Some problems never go away / Willard Gaylin -- A personal view of future trends / Eric Wilkes -- Closing remarks / Arthur J. Mahon
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Subject Medical ethics -- United States -- Congresses
Medical ethics -- Great Britain -- Congresses
Bioethics -- United States -- Congresses
Bioethics -- Great Britain -- Congresses
Bioethics -- Congresses
Ethics, Medical -- Congresses
Alt Author Callahan, Daniel, 1930-
Dunstan, G. R. (Gordon Reginald)
Hastings Center
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