Doctors' Dilemmas: Moral Conflict and Medical Care

Oxford University Press (1982)
Abstract
Doctor's Dilemmas, a fascinating study of the moral dilemmas confronting health professionals and patients alike, examines areas of health care where ethical conflicts often arise. Gorovitz illuminates these conflicts by clearly explaining and applying a broad range of philosophical concepts. He lays the groundwork for informed ethical decision-making and provides the general reader with a lucid overview of the complexities of medical practice. Written in accessible, conversational style and making extensive use of anecdotes, examples, and references to literature, Doctor's Dilemmas offers profound insights into medical ethics for all those involved with the health professions--be they doctors, nurses, administrators, or patients.
Keywords Medical ethics  Ethics, Medical  Philosophy, Medical
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Call number R724.G68 1985
ISBN(s) 0195036956
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