Face Transplant: Real and Imagined Ethical Challenges

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 34 (1):111-115 (2006)

Abstract
Ethical lapses associated with the first facial transplant included breaches of confidentiality, bending of research rules, and film deals. However, discussions of the risk-benefit ratio for face transplantation are often deficient in that they ignore the needs, experience, and decision-making capability of potential recipients
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DOI 10.1111/j.1748-720X.2006.00014.x
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A Face is Not Just Like a Hand: Pace Barker.Françoise Baylis - 2004 - American Journal of Bioethics 4 (3):30 – 32.
Face Transplantation: When and for Whom?Peter E. M. Butler, Alex Clarke & Richard E. Ashcroft - 2004 - American Journal of Bioethics 4 (3):16 – 17.
Facing the Ethical Questions in Facial Transplantation.George J. Agich & Maria Siemionow - 2004 - American Journal of Bioethics 4 (3):25 – 27.

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