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  1. Evaluation of Medical Students’ Knowledge of Psychoactive Substances in the Context of Their Future Role in Addiction Prevention and Therapy.Katarzyna Góralska, Weronika Gawor, Szymon Lis, Michał Oszczygieł, Adam Boroński & Ewa Brzeziańska-Lasota - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (2):133-147.
    This study assesses the knowledge of medical students on the health effects of the use of psychoactive substances, in the context of their future role in prevention and treatment of addictions. The...
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    A Principlist Justification of Physical Restraint in the Emergency Department.Hugo Hall & David G. Smithard - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (2):176-184.
    The ethics of physical restraint in the Emergency Department has always been an emotive and controversial issue. Recently a vanguard of advocacy groups and regulatory agencies have...
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    Transhumanist Genetic Enhancement: Creation of a ‘New Man’ Through Technological Innovation.George L. Mendz & Michael Cook - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (2):105-126.
    The transhumanist project of reshaping human beings by promoting their improvement through technological innovations has a broad agenda. This study focuses on the enhancement of the human organism...
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    The End of the ‘Bad Seed’ Era? Epigenetics’ Contribution to Violence Prevention Initiatives in Public Health.Anna Meurer - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (2):159-175.
    Despite numerous initiatives and significant resource investment, violence remains a pervasive threat to public health. The burgeoning field of epigenetics may offer an exciting new possibility for...
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    Personalised Medicine, Individual Choice and the Common Good.Andrew Papanikitas - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (2):185-187.
    ‘The fundamental tension between the individualistic promises of personalized medicine and the demands of social justice,’ is this volume’s organizing theme. This tension is captured b...
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  6. An Ethical Pathway to Quality of Life in Critically Ill Newborns.Agustín Silberberg, María Soledad Paladino & José Manuel Moreno-Villares - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (2):148-158.
    Advances in perinatology have permitted the survival of fragile neonates. Quality of life has been considered a key element in medical decision-making. In this review we analyse the role of Q...
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    COVID-19 Pandemic Healthcare Resource Allocation, Age and Frailty.David G. Smithard & James Haslam - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (2):127-132.
    The current coronavirus pandemic presents the greatest healthcare crisis in living memory. Hospitals across the world have faced unprecedented pressure. In the face of this tidal wave of demand for...
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    A Year of Covid.Trevor Stammers - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (2):103-104.
    In last June's themed issue on environmental bioethics, presciently planned in early 2019, we published in addition our very first paper on Covid-19 – a critique of the British Medical Association'...
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    Genetic Ethics and mtDNA Replacement Techniques.Courtney A. Brenner - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (1):3-18.
    The United Kingdom parliament made history in 2015 when they voted to allow the use of mitochondrial replacement techniques. Mitochondrial diseases are genetically inherited and currently,...
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    ‘Conscientious Objection’ and Canon Law.Helen Costigane - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (1):65-80.
    The recent case of the Glasgow midwives, Mary Doogan and Concepta Wood, highlighted again the scope of the ‘conscience clause’ relating to the Abortion Act 1967, and to which tasks it could be appl...
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    The Rule of Right Vs Might: A Reply to Wischik's ‘Nazis, Teleology, and the Freedom of Conscience'.Nathan K. Gamble & Michal Pruski - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (1):81-95.
    Wischik presents an extensive reply to our paper on conscientious objection, which explores the implications of distinguishing ‘medical acts’ from ‘socioclinical acts’. He provides an extensive leg...
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    Elective Amputation and Neuroprosthetic Limbs.Richard B. Gibson - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (1):30-45.
    This paper explores the impact that developments in the field of neuroprosthetics will have on the ethical viability of healthy limb amputation, specifically in cases of Body Integrity Identity Dis...
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    Why Human Germline Genome Editing is Incompatible with Equality in an Inclusive Society.Calum MacKellar - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (1):19-29.
    Human germline genome editing is increasingly being seen as acceptable provided certain conditions are satisfied. Accordingly, genetic modifications would take place on eggs or sperm (or their prec...
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    Diagnosing Death 50 Years After the Harvard Brain Death Report.Francis J. O’Keeffe & George L. Mendz - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (1):46-64.
    More than 50 years after the publication of the Harvard Committee Report that sought to define death according to whole-brain function criteria, this document continues to generate a diversity of o...
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    Conflicts, Conscientious Objection and Compromise.Trevor Stammers - 2021 - The New Bioethics 27 (1):1-2.
    Bioethics is not a field for the faint-hearted. Life and death decisions are both at stake and everything in between. Increasingly, before-life decisions are being taken as well and this issue comm...
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    Book Review. Untangling Twinning: What Science Tells Us About the Nature of Human Embryos. [REVIEW]Bruce Philip Blackshaw - 2021 - The New Bioethics 1:1-3.
    In their previous book,1 Samuel and Maureen Condic provided a comprehensive defence of the position that a human being's life begins at fertilisation. They briefly addressed the twinning argument,...
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