Medical Ethics
epub |eng | 2019-10-09 | Author:Jacob M. Appel

43 Beyond 23andMe A female hospital employee, Dahlia, has been the victim of a violent sexual assault inside a stairwell. She dies without regaining consciousness. Fortunately, special victims unit investigators ...
( Category: Medical Ethics October 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-15 | Author:Lawrence Schlachter [Schlachter, Lawrence]

CHAPTER 12 Why Dr. Codman Got Fired There are very good reasons why we refer to the big picture as “health care” and not “disease reduction,” “pain alleviation,” or “organic ...
( Category: Doctor-Patient Relations September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-27 | Author:Adam Tanner [Tanner, Adam]

Google Gives It a Try The vision of an easily available, patient-controlled medical dossier remains stubbornly elusive, even for the world’s most successful tech companies. The ambitious goals that pioneers ...
( Category: Family Practice May 12,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Gina Kolata

Part II Amanda Baxley: The Next Generation 11 A Life Transformed On that late afternoon in February 2004, on that awful day that Buddy learned that he did indeed have ...
( Category: Diseases March 27,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-10-02 | Author:Inmaculada de Melo-Martin [de Melo-Martin, Inmaculada]

When You Are a Hammer, Everything Looks like a Nail A second reason to doubt proponents’ claims regarding our ability to control the natural lottery of sexual reproduction and natural ...
( Category: Medical Ethics November 7,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Siddhartha Mukherjee

In 1908, when psychiatrists encountered children who were withdrawn, self-absorbed, emotionally uncommunicative, and often prone to repetitive behaviors, they classified the disease as a strange variant of schizophrenia. But the ...
( Category: Health Care Delivery February 13,2016 )
epub |eng | 2012-01-18 | Author:Klitzman, Robert L.

Whether it is part of my identity now depends on the crowd I’m in. When I’m in an Alpha group: I’m one of you. It’s part of me, a description ...
( Category: Medical Ethics January 19,2016 )
epub |eng | 1997-01-02 | Author:Anne Fadiman [Fadiman, Anne]

I held a long discussion with both parents through aid of an interpreter. CPS worker Jeanine Hilt was present. Parents understand that the antibiotics are fighting a severe infection and ...
( Category: Minority Studies December 26,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2009-08-04 | Author:Michael J. Sandel

LIBERAL EUGENICS In the age of the genome, the language of eugenics is making a comeback, not only among critics but also among defenders of enhancement. An influential school of ...
( Category: Medical Ethics November 14,2015 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-29 | Author:Ronald Cole-Turner [Cole-Turner, Ronald]

of obligation to create a new human future. In this he perceives enhance- ments fitting in to a view of what might be broadly termed human “evolu- tion,” understood as ...
( Category: Ethics June 14,2015 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2013-03-03 | Author:Max More & Natasha Vita-More

23 Transhumanism and Personal Identity James Hughes Enlightenment values are built around the presumption of an independent rational self, citizen, consumer, and pursuer of self-interest. Even the authoritarian and communitarian ...
( Category: Family Practice June 14,2015 )
epub |eng | 2011-10-16 | Author:Gary Null [Null, Gary]

Hysterectomy Perhaps the most infamous and often unnecessary surgical procedure is the hysterectomy, especially when performed on women close to menopause, after which many adverse symptoms, such as uterine bleeding, ...
( Category: Holistic March 3,2015 )
epub |eng | 2007-01-09 | Author:Pauline W. Chen [Chen, Pauline W.]

Hanging in Room 15 among the other paintings and sculptures that make up the Victorian Spectacle collection of London’s Tate Britain museum is a painting so well etched in my ...
( Category: General Surgery February 9,2015 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2012-01-02 | Author:Jonathan Kahn

STEPPING-STONES AND THE UNKNOWN The productive power of the unknown to create a space for race is clearly evident in a 2008 article published by Robert Temple, Director of the ...
( Category: Cardiovascular December 19,2014 )
mobi |eng | 2010-10-28 | Author:Tony Hope

18. An attempt to assassinate the British Prime Minister, Sir Robert Peel, in 1843, led to the establishment of the legal rules for determining when a person is not guilty ...
( Category: Medical Ethics October 27,2014 )