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    Violence Against Women in Turkey and the Role of Women Physicians.Nüket Örnek Büken & Serap Sahinoglu - 2006 - Nursing Ethics 13 (2):197-205.
    Violence against women is a serious problem in Turkey. The Women and Ethics Commission of the Turkish Physicians’ Association (Ankara Physicians’ Chamber) has undertaken significant work to counteract this. This article gives some indications of the sources of violence and discusses its social and health care implications. The Commission is pivotal in the education of women physicians and in heightening awareness of the situation. An outline is given of this work and recommendations are made on how violence against women can (...)
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    Statutory Disclosure in Article 280 of the Turkish Penal Code.Erhan Büken, Serap Sahinoğlu & Nüket Örnek Büken - 2006 - Nursing Ethics 13 (6):573-580.
    A new Turkish Penal Code came into effect on 1 June 2005. Article 280 concerns health care workers’ failure to report a crime. This article removes the responsibility from health care workers to maintain confidentiality, but also removes patients’ right to confidentiality. It provides for up to one year of imprisonment for a health care worker who, while on duty, finds an indication that a crime might have been committed by a patient and who does not inform the responsible authorities (...)
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    Emerging Health Sector Problems Affecting Patient Rights in Turkey.Nüket Örnek Büken & Erhan Büken - 2004 - Nursing Ethics 11 (6):610-624.
    It is accepted throughout the world today that a new approach is needed to health care, one that brings to the forefront the role of economic development. This situation has also increased the importance of the health care sector and health data have begun to take a significant place in countries’ development indicators. Health care services as a basic indicator of social and economic development in Turkey, as in the rest of the world, continue to gain in importance. However, there (...)
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    Bioethical Challenges of the Ebola Outbreak.Çağrı Zeybek Ünsal, Duygu Akçay, Nüket Örnek Büken & Meral Özgüç - 2015 - Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 12 (2):173-175.