David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jonathan Jenkins Ichikawa
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 3 (1):115-120 (1982)
Recently, the attitude and performance of the physician have been questioned and new codes of medical ethics have been introduced. Any ethics proposed for the future is a scenario reflecting the composer''s selectivity. Envisaged ethics of truthful, non-paternalistic, responsible physician-patient interaction will have far-reaching implications for autopsy, euthanasia, abortion, suicide, genetic engineering, transplantation, clinical trials, status of the psychiatric patient, physician immunity and liability. Conflicts between personal and societal medical ethics may continue to be insoluble. A possible projection of the physician''s ethics on that of the politician is discussed. A new medical ethics should encompass principles of different creeds and be supranational.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|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
Giovanni Maio (1999). Is Etiquette Relevant to Medical Ethics? Ethics and Aesthetics in the Works of John Gregory (1724â1773). Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 2 (2):181-187.
Andreas-Holger Maehle (2009). Doctors, Honour, and the Law: Medical Ethics in Imperial Germany. Palgrave Macmillan.
Charlotte Williamson (2010). Towards the Emancipation of Patients: Patients' Experiences and the Patient Movement. Policy Press.
Chester R. Burns (ed.) (1977). Legacies in Ethics and Medicine. Science History Publications.
Edmund D. Pellegrino (1982). Is a Common Denominator Possible for Professional Medical Ethics?: Commentary on de Vries' Reflections on a Medical Ethics for the Future. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 3 (1):139-142.
Ronald J. Christie (1986). Ethical Issues in Family Medicine. Oxford University Press.
Glenn C. Graber (1985). Ethical Analysis of Clinical Medicine: A Guide to Self-Evaluation. Urban & Schwarzenberg.
Nafsika Athanassoulis (ed.) (2005). Philosophical Reflections on Medical Ethics. Palgrave Macmillan.
Edmund D. Pellegrino (2008). The Philosophy of Medicine Reborn: A Pellegrino Reader. University of Notre Dame Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads12 ( #304,306 of 1,934,374 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #434,207 of 1,934,374 )
How can I increase my downloads?