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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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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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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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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...

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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Acknowledgement

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

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

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

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Acknowledgement

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

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

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

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Acknowledgment

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

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

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

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Acknowledgment

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

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

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

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Acknowledgment

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

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

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

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Acknowledgment

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

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

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

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Addiction, Autonomy, and Informed Consent: On and Off the Garden Path

Neil Levy.

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. 8701 words.

Several ethicists have argued that research trials and treatment programs that involve the provision of drugs to addicts are prima facie unethical, because addicts can’t refuse the offer of...

Adolescent Parents and Medical Decision-Making

Kenneth De Ville.

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

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

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

The growing phenomenon of teenage pregnancy introduces the problem of who should serve as surrogate decision makers for the children of adolescent parents. The justifications which sanction...

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Adolescent Psychological Development, Parenting Styles, and Pediatric Decision Making

Brian C. Partridge.

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

October 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 3200 words.

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child risks harm to adolescents insofar as it encourages not only poor decision making by adolescents but also parenting styles that will...

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Advance Directives and Personal Identity: What Is the Problem?

Elisabeth Furberg.

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

February 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 5647 words.

The personal identity problem expresses the worry that due to disrupted psychological continuity, one person’s advance directive could be used to determine the care of a different person....

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Advance Directives and the Severely Demented

Martin Harvey.

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

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

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

Should advance directives (ADs) such as living wills be employed to direct the care of the severely demented? In considering this question, I focus primarily on the claims of Rebecca...

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Advancing the Philosophy of Medicine: Towards New Topics and Sources

Thaddeus Metz and Chadwin Harris.

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

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 3058 words.

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The first part of an issue devoted to Alex Broadbent’s essay titled “Prediction, Understanding, and Medicine,” this article notes the...

Affordable Access to Essential Medication in Developing Countries: Conflicts Between Ethical and Economic Imperatives1

Udo Schüklenk and Richard E. Ashcroft.

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

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

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

Recent economic and political advances in developing countries on the African continent and South East Asia are threatened by the rising death and morbidity rates of HIV/AIDS. In the first...

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AIDS and Africa

Loretta M. Kopelman and Anton A. van Niekerk.

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

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

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

Sub-Saharan Africa is the epicenter of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and in this issue of the Journal, seven authors discuss the moral, social and medical implications of having 70% of those...

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