The Resource Am I my brother's keeper? : the ethical frontiers of biomedicine, Arthur L. Caplan

Am I my brother's keeper? : the ethical frontiers of biomedicine, Arthur L. Caplan

Label
Am I my brother's keeper? : the ethical frontiers of biomedicine
Title
Am I my brother's keeper?
Title remainder
the ethical frontiers of biomedicine
Statement of responsibility
Arthur L. Caplan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Caplan, Arthur L
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
W 50
NLM item number
C244ia 1997
Series statement
Medical ethics series.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical ethics
  • Bioethics
  • Ethics, Medical
Label
Am I my brother's keeper? : the ethical frontiers of biomedicine, Arthur L. Caplan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-235) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Research, experimentation, and innovation: And baby makes--moral muddles -- The intrusion of evil, the use of data from unethical medical experiments -- Have a heart? The ethical lessons of the development of the total artificial heart -- "What a long, strange trip it's been," the debate over the use of fetal tissue for transplantation research -- Pt. 2. Starting and stopping medical treatment for the very young and very old: Hard cases make bad law, the legacy of the Baby Doe controversy -- Analogies to the Holocaust and contemporary bioethical disputes about assisted suicide and euthanasia --Will Dr. Kevorkian kill hospice? -- Odds and ends -- No sale: markets, organs, and tissues -- Is the use of animal organs for transplants immoral? -- Am I my brother's keeper? Ethics and the use of living donors -- Pt. 4. Health policy: Dead as a doornail -- sinners, saints, and access to health care -- The ethics of gatekeepers -- Pt. 5. What is your doctor trying to do to you? Who says you're sick? -- Curing what ails the medical model -- If gene therapyis the cure, what's the disease? -- What's wrong with eugenics? -- Do not copy without permission
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 241 p.
Isbn
9780253333582
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
97019268
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36798307
  • (OCoLC)36798307
Label
Am I my brother's keeper? : the ethical frontiers of biomedicine, Arthur L. Caplan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-235) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Research, experimentation, and innovation: And baby makes--moral muddles -- The intrusion of evil, the use of data from unethical medical experiments -- Have a heart? The ethical lessons of the development of the total artificial heart -- "What a long, strange trip it's been," the debate over the use of fetal tissue for transplantation research -- Pt. 2. Starting and stopping medical treatment for the very young and very old: Hard cases make bad law, the legacy of the Baby Doe controversy -- Analogies to the Holocaust and contemporary bioethical disputes about assisted suicide and euthanasia --Will Dr. Kevorkian kill hospice? -- Odds and ends -- No sale: markets, organs, and tissues -- Is the use of animal organs for transplants immoral? -- Am I my brother's keeper? Ethics and the use of living donors -- Pt. 4. Health policy: Dead as a doornail -- sinners, saints, and access to health care -- The ethics of gatekeepers -- Pt. 5. What is your doctor trying to do to you? Who says you're sick? -- Curing what ails the medical model -- If gene therapyis the cure, what's the disease? -- What's wrong with eugenics? -- Do not copy without permission
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 241 p.
Isbn
9780253333582
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
97019268
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36798307
  • (OCoLC)36798307

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