Bioethics News

A New Edition of Medicine, Health Care, and Philosophy Is Now Available

December 22, 2016

Medicine, Health Care, and Philosophy (vol. 19, no. 4, 2016) is available online by subscription only.

Articles include:

  • “The Separation Wall and the Right to Healthcare” by Melania Borgo and Mario Picozzi
  • “Rethinking the Ethical Approach to Health Information Management Through Narration: Pertinence of Ricœur’s ‘Little Ethics’” by Corine Mouton Dorey
  • “The Near-Failure of Advance Directives: Why They Should Not Be Abandoned Altogether, But Their Role Radically Reconsidered” by Marta Spranzi and Véronique Fournier
  • “Uncertainty and Objectivity in Clinical Decision Making: A Clinical Case in Emergency Medicine” by Eivind Engebretsen, Kristin Heggen, Sietse Wieringa, and Trisha Greenhalgh
  • “Psychoanalysis and Bioethics: A Lacanian Approach to Bioethical Discourse” by Hub Zwart
  • “Organ Donation After Assisted Death: Is It More or Less Ethically-Problematic Than Donation After Circulatory Death?” by Jeffrey Kirby

The views, opinions and positions expressed by these authors and blogs are theirs and do not necessarily represent that of the Bioethics Research Library and Kennedy Institute of Ethics or Georgetown University.