David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Bioethics 28 (3):119-126 (2014)
Surgery is an increasingly common and expensive mode of medical intervention. The ethical dimensions of the surgeon-patient relationship, including respect for personal autonomy and informed consent, are much discussed; but broader equity issues have not received the same attention. This paper extends the understanding of surgical ethics by considering the nature of evidence in surgery and its relationship to a just provision of healthcare for individuals and their populations
|Keywords||public health ethics equity surgery health technology assessment evidence justice|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Fabienne Peter (2001). Health Equity and Social Justice. Journal of Applied Philosophy 18 (2):159–170.
Gavin Mooney (2000). Vertical Equity in Health Care Resource Allocation. Health Care Analysis 8 (3):203-215.
Pedro Gallo (2004). Integrating Ethical Enquiry and Health Technology Assessment: Limits and Opportunities for Efficiency and Equity. Poiesis and Praxis 2 (s 2-3):103-117.
Bridget Pratt & Bebe Loff (2013). Linking International Research to Global Health Equity: The Limited Contribution of Bioethics. Bioethics 27 (4):208-214.
Franklin G. Miller (2004). Sham Surgery: An Ethical Analysis. Science and Engineering Ethics 10 (1):41-48.
Megan Black & Gavin Mooney (2002). Equity in Health Care From a Communitarian Standpoint. Health Care Analysis 10 (2):193-208.
Gavin Mooney (1989). The Demand for Effectiveness, Efficiency and Equity of Health Care. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 10 (3).
Sue Ross, Charles Weijer, Amiram Gafni, Ariel Ducey, Carmen Thompson & Rene Lafreniere (2010). Ethics, Economics and the Regulation and Adoption of New Medical Devices: Case Studies in Pelvic Floor Surgery. BMC Medical Ethics 11 (1):14-.
Sue Ross, Magali Robert, Marie-Andrée Harvey, Scott Farrell, Jane Schulz, David Wilkie, Danny Lovatsis, Annette Epp, Bill Easton, Barry McMillan, Joyce Schachter, Chander Gupta & Charles Weijer, Ethical Issues Associated With the Introduction of New Surgical Devices, or Just Because We Can, Doesn't Mean We Should.
Jean-Paul Moatti (1999). Ethical Issues in the Economic Assessment of Health Care Technologies. Health Care Analysis 7 (2):153-165.
Laura Anderko (2010). Achieving Health Equity on a Global Scale Through a Community-Based, Public Health Framework for Action. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 38 (3):486-489.
Michael G. Tyshenko (2009). The Impact of Nanomedicine Development on North–South Equity and Equal Opportunities in Healthcare. Studies in Ethics, Law, and Technology 3 (3).
D. M. Weinstock (2011). How Should Political Philosophers Think of Health? Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 36 (4):424-435.
Dan W. Brock (2000). Broadening the Bioethics Agenda. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 10 (1):21-38.
Added to index2012-06-11
Total downloads9 ( #359,027 of 1,796,321 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #468,135 of 1,796,321 )
How can I increase my downloads?