The second edition of Medical Ethics deals accessibly with a broad range of significant issues in bioethics, and presents the reader with the latest developments. This new edition has been greatly revised and updated, with half of the sections written specifically for this new volume.An…
How far should we go in protecting and promoting public health? Can we force people to give up unhealthy habits and make healthier choices? Should we stop treating smokers who refuse to give up smoking, for example, or put a tax on fatty foods and ban vending machines in schools to address the ?obesity epidemic?? Or can we nudge…
…Application of the AMA Code of Medical Ethics to Psychiatric Practice in Correctional Facilities and Access to Psychiatric Care in the U.S.A.
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Part III. Conclusion
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Table of contents
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10. Cognitive Enhancement – To What End?
11. Nano-bionic Devices for the Purpose of Cognitive Enhancement: Toward a Preliminary Ethical Framework
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…The authors argue that health communication is inherently political and pay close attention to issues of power, ethics and inequality throughout the text.
This book will be valuable for those students at all levels who require…
Part I of the book covers the fundamentals of interventions: Intervention rationale, Target population, Community setting, Design, Collaborations and partnerships, Political and organizational influence, Evaluation, Ethics, and…
…The Role of Public Health Ethics in Vaccine Decision Making: Insights from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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16. Alternative Schedules: Why Not?
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17. Influenza Vaccines and Guillain Barré…
…Ethical and Philosophical Aspects of Nursing Children and young people is a comprehensive text on the ethics and philosophy behind paediatric nursing, that reflects some of the contemporary issues encountered while working with children and young people.