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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

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Politics. 239 words.

Born 29 Oct. 1952; s of late Fred Abberley and of Lillian Abberley

self-employed consultant, since 2013; Assistant...

Abdurahman, Abdullah (1872–1940), political leader and physician

Bill Nasson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Medicine and Health. 1838 words.

Abdurahman, Abdullah (1872–1940), political leader and physician, was born on 18 December 1872 in Wellington, a country town in south-western Cape Colony, the eldest son of the nine...

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

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Politics. 101 words.

Born Sheffield 1960 m John Abrahams; two d

MP (Lab) Oldham East and Saddleworth, since Jan. 2011

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Abrams, Dr Michael Ellis

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Politics. 314 words.

CB 1992; FRCP, FFPH

Born 17 Sept. 1932; s of late Sam Philip and Ruhamah Emmie Abrams; m 1962,...

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, Sir (Ernest) Donald

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Medicine and Health; Education. 496 words.

KBE 1986

Born 17 Sept. 1926; s of Malcolm King Acheson, MC, MD, and Dorothy Josephine Rennoldson; m 1st, Barbara Mary Castle (marr. diss. 2002); one s four d...null...

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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Adam, Sheila Anne

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Politics. 126 words.

MD; FRCP, FFPH, FRCGP

Born 24 Nov. 1949

Interim Director of Public...

Adamson, (Samuel) Ian (Gamble)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Politics. 341 words.

OBE 1998

Born 28 June 1944; s of John Gamble Sloan Adamson and Jane (née Kerr); m 1998, Kerry...

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...