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Abandoning Informed Consent: An Idea Whose Time Has Not Yet Come

Becky Cox White.

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 0 words.

In a recent critique of informed consent, Robert Veatch argues that the practice is in principle unable to attain the goals for which it was developed. We argue that Veatch's focus on the...

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ABBERLEY, Robert (<i>born</i> 1952), self-employed consultant, since 2013; Assistant General Secretary, UNISON, 2002–13

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History; Politics; State and Local Government; Political Behaviour; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health. 264 words.

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Abortion and the Argument from Potential: What We Owe to the Ones Who Might Exist

Alberto Giubilini.

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

February 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 5226 words.

I challenge the idea that the argument from potential (AFP) represents a valid moral objection to abortion. I consider the form of AFP that was defended by Hare, which holds that abortion...

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Abortion Without Free and Informed Consent? An Austrian Case of First Impression

Erwin Bernat.

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 0 words.

Notwithstanding the question of whether abortion is generally or exceptionally a legitimate means of family planning, it is basically agreed that abortion is not justifiable without free...

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ABRAHAMS, Deborah Angela Elspeth (<i>born</i> 1960), MP (Lab) Oldham East and Saddleworth, since Jan. 2011

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History; Politics; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health. 93 words.

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ABRAMS, Michael Ellis (<i>born</i> 1932), public health consultant, since 1992; Chairman, Whittington Hospital NHS Trust, 1998–2003; Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health (formerly of Health and Social Security), 1985–92

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History; Politics; State and Local Government; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health; Physiology. 339 words.

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Acculturating Human Experimentation: An Empirical Survey in France

Philippe Amiel, Séverine Mathieu and Anne Fagot-Largeault.

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 0 words.

Preliminary results of an empirical study of human experimentation practices are presented and contrasted with those of a survey conducted a hundred years ago when clinical research,...

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ACHESON, (Ernest) Donald (1926 - 2010), Chief Medical Officer, Departments of Health and of Social Security (formerly Department of Health and Social Security), Department of Education and Science and Home Office, 1983–91

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Political History; Politics; State and Local Government; History of Medicine; Medicine and Health; Physiology. 516 words.

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Acknowledged Dependence and the Virtues of Perinatal Hospice

Aaron D. Cobb.

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

February 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 7801 words.

Prenatal screening can lead to the detection and diagnosis of significantly life-limiting conditions affecting the unborn child. Recognizing the difficulties facing parents who decide to...

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Acknowledgement

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 0 words.

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