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Behavior Change or Empowerment: On the Ethics of Health-Promotion Strategies

Per-Anders Tengland.

in Public Health Ethics

July 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 9552 words.

There are several strategies to promote health in individuals and populations. Two general approaches to health promotion are behavior change and empowerment. The aim of this article is to...

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Belinda Bennett. <i>Health Law's Kaleidoscope: Health Law Rights in a Global Age</i>

Anna Smajdor.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 622 words.

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Benevolence, Justice, Well-Being and the Health Gradient

Daniel M. Hausman.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 6157 words.

The health gradient among those who are by historical standards both remarkably healthy and well-off is of considerable moral importance with respect to benevolence, justice and the theory...

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Beyond Choice and Individualism: Understanding Autonomy for Public Health Ethics

John Owens and Alan Cribb.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Biology; Medical Ethics; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Public Health; Philosophy of Science. 6656 words.

Attention to individual choice is a valuable dimension of public health policy; however, the creation of effective public health programmes requires policy makers to address the material...

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Biobanking and the Abandonment of Informed Consent: An Ethical Imperative

Stephanie Solomon Cargill.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 6071 words.

There has been extensive discussion in research ethics literature surrounding the appropriate form of informed consent for biobanking, whether with adapted content, or adapted forms such as...

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Biobanks—When is Re-consent Necessary?

Kristin Solum Steinsbekk and Berge Solberg.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 9132 words.

The unknown nature of tomorrow’s research makes informed consent in biobank research a challenge. Whether the consent given by biobank participants is ‘broad’ or ‘narrow’, the ever present...

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A Bird's Eye View. Two Topics at the Intersection of Social Determinants of Health and Social Justice Philosophy

Sridhar Venkatapuram.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2009; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 7678 words.

The article discusses two areas at the intersection of social determinants of health research and social justice theory. The first section examines the affinity between social epidemiology...

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Brad Spellberg. <i>Rising Plague—The Global Threat from Deadly Bacteria and Our Dwindling Arsenal to Fight Them</i>

Michael Millar, Anand Sivaramakrishnan and Lynette Phee.

in Public Health Ethics

July 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 616 words.

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Can Broad Consent be Informed Consent?

Mark Sheehan.

in Public Health Ethics

November 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 6859 words.

In biobanks, a broader model of consent is often used and justified by a range of different strategies that make reference to the potential benefits brought by the research it will...

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Can it be Ethical to Apply Limited Resources in Low-income Countries to Ineffective, Low-reach Smoking Cessation Strategies? A Reply to Bitton and Eyal

Simon Chapman and Ross Mackenzie.

in Public Health Ethics

April 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Science; Philosophy of Biology; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Medical Ethics; Public Health. 5781 words.

Bitton and Eyal's lengthy critique of our article on unassisted cessation was premised on several straw-man arguments. These are corrected in our reply. It also confused the key concepts of...

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