A Short History of Medical EthicsA Short History of Medical Ethics
Albert R Jonsen
A physician says, "I have an ethical obligation never to cause the death of a patient," another responds, "My ethical obligation is to relieve pain even if the patient dies." The current argument over the role of physicians in assisting patients to die constantly refers to the ethical duties of the profession. References to the Hippocratic Oath are ...
Number of pages: 168 | Publication Date: 2008-07-01 | ISBN-13: 9780195369847

Clinical Ethics, 8th EditionClinical Ethics, 8th Edition
by Albert R. Jonsen, Mark Siegler, William J. Winslade
Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.Trust the proven “Four Box” method to formulate ethically appropriate recommendations for patient careA Doody's Core Title for 2017!Clinical Ethics teaches he ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2015-06-30 | ISBN-13: 9780071845069

Clinical EthicsClinical Ethics
by Albert Jonsen, Mark Siegler, William Winslade
A unique structured approach to solving ethical issues that arise in daily clinical practice A Doody's Core Title for 2011! Clinical Ethics teaches the widely-known Four-Topics Method to help you make the right choice when facing complex ethical questions and dilemmas encountered during everyday patient care. You will learn an easy-to-apply system ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2010-05-26 | ISBN-13: 9780071634144

The Birth of BioethicsThe Birth of Bioethics
Albert R. Jonsen
This book is the first broad history of the growing field of bioethics. Covering the period 1947-1987, it examines the origin and evolution of the debates over human experimentation, genetic engineering, organ transplantation, termination of life-sustaining treatment, and new reproductive technologies. It assesses the contributions of philosophy, t ...
Number of pages: 448 | Publication Date: 1998 | ISBN-13: 9780195171471

The Abuse of CasuistryThe Abuse of Casuistry
Albert R. Jonsen
In this engaging study, the authors put casuistry into its historical context, tracing the origin of moral reasoning in antiquity, its peak during the sixteenth and early seventeenth century, and its subsequent fall into disrepute from the mid-seventeenth century. ...
Number of pages: 430 | Publication Date: 1990-01-22 | ISBN-13: 9780520069602

The Patient as Person, Second editionThe Patient as Person, Second edition
by Paul Ramsey, Margaret Farley, Mr. Albert R. Jonsen, Marcia R. Wood
As physicians are faced with new and wonderful options for saving lives, transplanting organs, and furthering research, they also must wrestle with new and troubling choices—who should receive scarce and vital treatment, how we determine when life ends, what limits should be placed on care for the dying, and more. This book by renowned theologian ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2002-04-01 | ISBN-13: 9780300093964

Bioethics Beyond the HeadlinesBioethics Beyond the Headlines
Albert R. Jonsen
Bioethics asks fundamental questions. "Who lives? Who dies? Who decides? " These questions are relevant to us all. Too often, the general public's sole encounter with these weighty questions is through sound bites fed to us by the media--where complex, difficult matters are typically presented in superficial and inaccurate terms. Here, renowned bio ...
Number of pages: 216 | Publication Date: 2005-08-25 | ISBN-13: 9780742545243

Bioethics Beyond the HeadlinesBioethics Beyond the Headlines
Albert R. Jonsen
Bioethics asks fundamental questions. 'Who lives? Who dies? Who decides?' These questions are relevant to us all. Too often, the general public's sole encounter with these weighty questions is through sound bites fed to us by the media―where complex, difficult matters are typically presented in superficial and inaccurate terms. Here, renowned bio ...
Number of pages: 216 | Publication Date: 2005-08-31 | ISBN-13: 9780742545236

Source Book in BioethicsSource Book in Bioethics
Government agencies and commissions, courts, and legislatures have during the past several decades produced reports, rendered decisions, and passed laws that have both defined the fundamental issues in the field of bioethics and established ways of managing them in our society. Providing a history of these key bioethical decisions, this Source Book ...
Number of pages: 520 | Publication Date: 1999-09-07 | ISBN-13: 9780878406852

Bioethics 3eBioethics 3e
by Jecker, Nancy S. Jecker, Albert R. Jonsen
The second edition of Bioethics: Introduction to History, Methods, and Practice provides readers with a sophisticated introduction to bioethics. It is well suited for advanced undergraduate and graduate students who plan to pursue careers in ethics and healthcare. It is also a useful resource and a comprehensive reference for professionals.Although ...
Number of pages: 638 | Publication Date: 2011-03-31 | ISBN-13: 9780763785529

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