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    The Birth of the Empirical Turn in Bioethics.Pascal Borry, Paul Schotsmans & Kris Dierickx - 2005 - Bioethics 19 (1):49–71.
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    What is the Role of Empirical Research in Bioethical Reflection and Decision-Making? An Ethical Analysis.Pascal Borry, Paul Schotsmans & Kris Dierickx - 2004 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 7 (1):41-53.
    The field of bioethics is increasingly coming into contact with empirical research findings. In this article, we ask what role empirical research can play in the process of ethical clarification and decision-making. Ethical reflection almost always proceeds in three steps: the description of the moral question,the assessment of the moral question and the evaluation of the decision-making. Empirical research can contribute to each step of this process. In the description of the moral object, first of all, empirical research has a (...)
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    Nursing Considered as Moral Practice: A Philosophical-Ethical Interpretation of Nursing.Chris Gastmans, Bernadette Dierckx de Casterle & Paul Schotsmans - 1998 - Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 8 (1):43-69.
    : Discussions of ethical approaches in nursing have been much enlivened in recent years, for instance by new developments in the theory of care. Nevertheless, many ethical concepts in nursing still need to be clarified. The purpose of this contribution is to develop a fundamental ethical view on nursing care considered as moral practice. Three main components are analyzed more deeply--i.e., the caring relationship, caring behavior as the integration of virtue and expert activity, and "good care" as the ultimate goal (...)
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    Relational Responsibility, and Not Only Stewardship. A Roman Catholic View on Voluntary Euthanasia for Dying and Non-Dying Patients.P. T. Schotsmans - 2003 - Christian Bioethics 9 (2-3):285-298.
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    Empirical Ethics: A Challenge to Bioethics.Pascal Borry, Paul Schotsmans & Kris Dierickx - 2004 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 7 (1):1-3.
    The field of bioethics is increasingly coming into contact with empirical research findings. In this article, we ask what role empirical research can play in the process of ethical clarification and decision-making. Ethical reflection almost always proceeds in three steps: the description of the moral question,the assessment of the moral question and the evaluation of the decision-making. Empirical research can contribute to each step of this process. In the description of the moral object, first of all, empirical research has a (...)
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    Evidence‐Based Medicine and its Role in Ethical Decision‐Making.Pascal Borry, Paul Schotsmans & Kris Dierickx - 2006 - Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 12 (3):306-311.
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    Donation After Uncontrolled Cardiac Death (uDCD): A Review of the Debate From a European Perspective. [REVIEW]Pascal Borry, Walter Van Reusel, Leo Roels & Paul Schotsmans - 2008 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 36 (4):752-759.
    Presumed consent alone will not solve the organ shortage, but it will create an ethical and legal context that supports organ donation, respects individuals who object to organ donation, relieves families from the burden of decision making, and can save lives.
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    Author, Contributor or Just a Signer? A Quantitative Analysis of Authorship Trends in the Field of Bioethics.Pascal Borry, Paul Schotsmans & Kris Dierickx - 2006 - Bioethics 20 (4):213–220.
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    Personalism in Medical Ethics.Paul Schotsmans - 1999 - Ethical Perspectives 6 (1):10-20.
    Medical ethics enjoyed a remarkable degree of continuity from the days of Hippocrates until its long-standing traditions began to be supplanted, or at least supplemented, around the middle of the twentieth century. Scientific, technological, and social developments during that time produced rapid changes in the biological sciences and in health care. These developments challenged many prevalent conceptions of the moral obligations of health professionals and society in meeting the needs of the sick and injured .The Anglo-American textbook of Beauchamp and (...)
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    Donation After Uncontrolled Cardiac Death : A Review of the Debate From a European Perspective. [REVIEW]Pascal Borry, Walter Van Reusel, Leo Roels & Paul Schotsmans - 2008 - Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 36 (4):752-759.
    In the early days of organ transplantation from deceased donors, the surgical team would bring the donor into the operating room with the recipient, the respirator would be stopped, and the team would wait for the donor’s heart to cease beating. This type of organ donation has been defined as donation after cardiac death, also referred to as non-heart-beating donation. These donors were not declared dead using neurological criteria, but rather using conventional cardiorespiratory criteria. In 1959, Mollaret and Goulon coined (...)
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    A Relational Ethical Dialogue With Research Ethics Committees.Philip J. Larkin, Bernadette Dierckx de Casterlé & Paul Schotsmans - 2008 - Nursing Ethics 15 (2):234-242.
    The aim of this article is to take relational ethics concepts and apply them to the context of application to research ethics committees for approval to carry out research. The process of a multinational qualitative research application is described. The article suggests that a relational ethics approach can address two issues: how qualitative proposals are interpreted by research ethics committees and how this safeguards potentially vulnerable respondents. In relational terms, the governance of a research project may be enhanced by shared (...)
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    The Ethical Claim of a Dying Brother.P. T. Schotsmans - 2003 - Christian Bioethics 9 (2-3):331-336.
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    Pluralism and Ethical Dialogue in Christian Healthcare Institutions: The View of Caritas Catholica Flanders.Chris Gastmans, Fernand Van Neste & Paul Schotsmans - 2006 - Christian Bioethics 12 (3):265-280.
    In this article, the place and the nature of an ethical dialogue that develops within Christian healthcare institutions in Flanders, Belgium is examined. More specifically, the question is asked how Christian healthcare institutions should position themselves ethically in a context of a pluralistic society. The profile developed by Caritas Catholica Flanders must take seriously not only the external pluralistic context of our society and the internal pluralistic worldviews by personnel/employees and patients, but also the inherent inspiration of a Christian healthcare (...)
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    How to Deal with Euthanasia Requests: A Palliative Filter Procedure.Paul Schotsmans & Chris Gastmans - 2009 - Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 18 (4):420.
    On September 23, 2002, the Belgian law on euthanasia came into force. This makes Belgium the second country in the world to have an act on euthanasia. Even though there is currently a legal regulation of euthanasia in Belgium, very little is known about how this legal regulation could be translated into care for patients who request euthanasia. Although euthanasia-related mortality rates in Belgium are low, ranging from 0.30% to 1.20%, it can be expected that caregivers will increasingly be confronted (...)
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    Access to Human Tissues for Research and Product Development.Jean‐Paul Pirnay, Etienne Baudoux, Olivier Cornu, Alain Delforge, Christian Delloye, Johan Guns, Ernst Heinen, Etienne Van den Abbeel, Alain Vanderkelen, Caroline Van Geyt, Ivan van Riet, Gilbert Verbeken, Petra De Sutter, Michiel Verlinden, Isabelle Huys, Julian Cockbain, Christian Chabannon, Kris Dierickx, Paul Schotsmans, Daniel De Vos, Thomas Rose, Serge Jennes & Sigrid Sterckx - unknown
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    Written Institutional Ethics Policies on Euthanasia: An Empirical-Based Organizational-Ethical Framework.Joke Lemiengre, Bernadette Dierckx de Casterlé, Paul Schotsmans & Chris Gastmans - 2014 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 17 (2):215-228.
    As euthanasia has become a widely debated issue in many Western countries, hospitals and nursing homes especially are increasingly being confronted with this ethically sensitive societal issue. The focus of this paper is how healthcare institutions can deal with euthanasia requests on an organizational level by means of a written institutional ethics policy. The general aim is to make a critical analysis whether these policies can be considered as organizational-ethical instruments that support healthcare institutions to take their institutional responsibility for (...)
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    The Sanctity of Autonomy?Tom Meulenbergs & Paul Schotsmans - 2001 - Bijdragen 62 (3):280-303.
    The current debate on euthanasia in the Lowlands is a perfect examplification of the predominance of the principle of respect for autonomy in present-day medical-ethical decisionmaking. The aim of this article is the exploration of the more fundamental philosophical issues concerning the current status of autonomy in medical ethics. The starting point for this exploration is an analysis of the principle of respect for autonomy. The authors argue that the view on autonomy in contemporary bioethical discussions is more related to (...)
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    Christian Bioethics in Europe: In Defense Against Reductionist Influences From the United States.P. T. Schotsmans - 2009 - Christian Bioethics 15 (1):17-30.
    Christian ideas have continued to inspire European bioethics until now. The central thesis of this essay is that the open-mindedness of Roman Catholic and other Christian denominations in Europe is crucial for understanding why Christian ethics is so well integrated in the European culture. The essay describes first the institutional frameworks in which these Christian mainly Roman Catholic ideas are developed. It analyzes further the difference between the secular Anglo-American and European bioethics as it has been influenced by these Christian (...)
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    The Historical Roots of Personalism: Borden Parker Bowne and the Boston Tradition on Personal Identity and the Moral Life.Kevin M. Dirksen & Paul T. Schotsmans - 2012 - Bijdragen 73 (4):388-403.
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    Law-Making, Ethics and Hastiness.Tom Meulenbergs & Paul Schotsmans - 2002 - Ethical Perspectives 9 (2):86-95.
    Belgium is the second country in the world that decriminalized euthanasia. On May 28, 2002 the Belgian Parliament approved the bill on euthanasia. With this approval, the political majority in the Belgian Parliament took a momentous decision concerning how we as a society deal with life and death.For many, euthanasia holds a promise. They take euthanasia literally as the ‘good death’. Others identify the recourse to euthanasia as a symptom of a ‘culture of death’. Given the importance of legislation on (...)
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    Content Analysis of Euthanasia Policies of Nursing Homes in Flanders.Joke Lemiengre, Bernadette Dierckx de Casterlé, Yvonne Denier, Paul Schotsmans & Chris Gastmans - 2009 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 12 (3):313-322.
    Objectives To describe the form and content of ethics policies on euthanasia in Flemish nursing homes and to determine the possible influence of religious affiliation on policy content. Methods Content analysis of euthanasia policy documents. Results Of the 737 nursing homes we contacted, 612 (83%) completed and returned the questionnaire. Of 92 (15%) nursing homes that reported to have a euthanasia policy, 85 (92%) provided a copy of their policy. Nursing homes applied the euthanasia law with additional palliative procedures and (...)
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    Cloning: The Human as Created Co-Creator.Bart Hansen & Paul Schotsmans - 2001 - Ethical Perspectives 8 (2):75-87.
    Certain events settle themselves in the collective memory of humankind where they keep functioning for decades as points of reference for future generations. The announcement of the successful cloning of Dolly was such an event. Every one of us will remember this thought-provoking occasion or will, at least, be confronted with the extended media coverage of this breakthrough in medical science. Immediately, world leaders reacted and the question was raised how long it would take before the shepherd was cloned. More (...)
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    Professional Autonomy in Belgium.Herman Nys & Paul Schotsmans - 2000 - Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 21 (5):425-439.
    The Belgian health care system has a few features that may havecontributed to the rising costs of health care: patients' freechoice of physicians, large clinical freedom of physicians, essentiallya fee-for-service remuneration for medical specialists in which the feesare agreed between insurance funds and physicians. The increased medicalconsumption and costs have prompted the state and insurance companies totake measures that limit the professional autonomy of the physicians.Access to medical education, free until 1997, is now restricted. Themedical profession is organized in the (...)
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    Ethics Committees Reform in Belgium.T. Meulenbergs & P. Schotsmans - 2004 - Nursing Ethics 11 (3):310-312.
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    In Vitro Fertilisation and Ethics.Paul T. Schotsmans - 2001 - In H. Ten Have & Bert Gordijn (eds.), Bioethics in a European Perspective. Kluwer Academic Publishers. pp. 295--308.
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    Prenatal Testing for Huntington's Disease.Paul T. Schotsmans - 2001 - In H. Ten Have & Bert Gordijn (eds.), Bioethics in a European Perspective. Kluwer Academic Publishers. pp. 369--83.
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    The Patient in a Persistent Vegetative State: An Ethical Re-Appraisal.P. Schotsmans - 1993 - Bijdragen, Tijdschrift Voor Filosofie En Theologie 54 (1):2-18.
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    Ethiek in de kliniek: 25 jaar adviezen van de Commissie voor Medische Ethiek, Faculteit Geneeskunde, KU Leuven.Jozef Vermylen & Paul Schotsmans - 2000 - Clinical Ethics 25.
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    Boekbesprekingen.P. C. Beentjes, Bart J. Koet, J. T. A. G. M. van Ruiten, Martin Parmentier, Liuwe H. Westra, Martien Parmentier, Th Bell, P. Schotsmans, H. J. Adriaanse, Jacques Haers, Lourens Minnema & Kees Verduijn - 1995 - Bijdragen 56 (1):73-114.
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    Bookreviews.P. C. Beentjes, M. Parmentier, C. van Vliet, J. Vijgen, S. Hennecke, A. H. C. van Eijk, P. Schotsmans, M. Moyaert, H. J. Adriaanse, A. L. Molendijk & H. Strijards - 2004 - Bijdragen 65 (2):241-251.
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    Bookreviews.P. C. Beentjes, Bart J. Koet, Ben Vedder, Ton Meijers, Karl-Wilhelm Merks, Walter Van Herck, Ruud Welten, Marianne Moyaert, Paul Schotsmans, Tom Meulenberg & Annemie Dillen - 2004 - Bijdragen 65 (4):493-508.
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    Bookreviews.P. C. Beentjes, Bart J. Koet, Th Bell, H. J. Adriaanse, M. Moors, Tammy Lynn Castelein, Paul Schotsmans & Annemiek de Jong-van Campen - 2005 - Bijdragen 66 (2):221-234.
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    Boekbesprekingen.P. C. Beentjes, Erik Eynikel, Paul van Geest, Els Rose, J. Vijgen, Veerle Fraeters, A. H. C. van Eijk, J. Muis, Carlo Leget, Paul Schotsmans, Olav Boelens, Joke Maex, Erik Sengers, Ghislaine van Opstal, Inigo Bocken, H. J. Adriaanse, Roland Duhamel, Wim Smit & Bart J. Koet - 2003 - Bijdragen 64 (2):222-243.
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    Bookreviews.P. C. Beentjes, Rob Faesen, Jörgen Vijgen, Paul Schotsmans, Carlo Leget, Ton Meijers, Marc Lindeijer & Walter Van Herck - 2007 - Bijdragen 68 (2):229-238.
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    Bookreviews.P. C. Beentjes, Rob Faesen, Frank G. Bosman, Walter Van Herck, C. Baumgartner, Ton Meijers, Th Bell, Pim Valkenberg, Erik Meganck, Edwin Koster, Peter Reynaert, Donald Loose, Paul Schotsmans & Staf Hellemans - 2008 - Bijdragen 69 (3):339-358.
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    Introduction: Human Nature as a Promising Concept to Make Sense of the Spirit of Sport.Pieter Bonte, Jan Tolleneer, Paul Schotsmans & Sigrid Sterckx - unknown
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  37. Empirical Research in Bioethical Journals. A Quantitative Analysis.P. Borry, P. Schotsmans & K. Dierickx - 1995 - Journal of Medical Ethics 32 (4):240-245.
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    The Origin and Emergence of Empirical Ethics.Pascal Borry, Paul Schotsmans & Kris Dierickx - 2008 - In Guy Widdershoven (ed.), Empirical Ethics in Psychiatry. Oxford University Press. pp. 37--50.
  39. Nijmegen, the Netherlands Stuart F. Spicker, Ph. D., Houston, USA.Martyn Evans, Franz Illhardt & Paul Schotsmans - 1993 - HEC Forum 5 (6):350-351.
     
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    Gamete Donation: Ethical Divergences in Islamic Religious Thinking.Md Shaikh Farid & Paul Schotsmans - 2014 - Asian Bioethics Review 6 (1):23-38.
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    VIII. European Bioethics Seminar: Health Care Issues in Pluralistic Societies.Bert Gordijn, M. D. Henk ten Have, M. D. Godelieve van Heteren, Paul Schotsmans, Marcel Verweij, Zbigniew Szawarsky & Henrik R. Wulff - 1998 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 1 (2):205-205.
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    Voortplantings Gericht Klonen.Bart Hansen, Kris Dierickx & Paul Schotsmans - 2004 - Bijdragen 65 (2):170-188.
    In this article we first clarify the technological possibilities in an Age of Biological Control. Secondly we offer a short overview of some major international statements on reproductive cloning. Since a careful use of terminology will help public policy, we opt for a clarification of the means and purposes of human cloning in a third paragraph. Fourthly, we summarize the main arguments against human reproductive cloning from a bio-ethical point of view. The main objective is however the analysis of the (...)
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    Bookreviews.Katrin Hauspie, Bart J. Koet, H. Rikhof, Stefan Mangnus, Carlo Leget, W. Van Herck, Jean-Jacques Suurmond, Marinus van den Berg & Paul Schotsmans - 2004 - Bijdragen 65 (1):114-124.
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  44. Moral Values in Palliative Care: A European Comparison.R. Janssens, Hamj ten Have, B. Broeckaert, D. Clark, D. Gracia, F. Illhardt, G. Lantz, S. Privitera & P. Schotsmans - 2002 - In H. ten Have & David Clark (eds.), The Ethics of Palliative Care: European Perspectives. Open University Press.
     
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    Boekbesprekingen.Bart J. Koet, Martin Parmentier, Carlo Leget, J. Visser, K. W. Jager, Arie L. Molendijk, Arthur Cools, A. H. C. van Eijk, M. F. M. van den Berk, Paul Schotsmans & Walter Van Herck - 1999 - Bijdragen 60 (1):93-116.
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    Editorial: Euthanasia in the Low Countries.Tom Meulenbergs & Paul Schotsmans - 2002 - Ethical Perspectives 9 (2-3):71-72.
    Belgium and the Netherlands are the first countries in the world that have legalized euthanasia and assisted suicide. Since September 23, 2002, Belgian physicians can perform an act of euthanasia without at the same time performing a criminal act. In the Netherlands, the act on euthanasia went into force already on April 1, 2002. This special issue of Ethical Perspectives on ‘Euthanasia in the Low Countries’ offers a forum for critical dialogue on the different aspects of this new legal situation (...)
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    Euthanasia in the Low Countries.Tom Meulenbergs & Paul Schotsmans - 2002 - Ethical Perspectives 9 (2):73-85.
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    Introduction.Tom Meulenbergs & Paul Schotsmans - 2002 - Ethical Perspectives 9 (2):71-72.
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    Introduction: Ethanasia in the Low Countries.Tom Meulenbergs & Paul Schotsmans - 2002 - Ethical Perspectives 9 (2):71-72.
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    Promoting International Dialogue Between Fundamental and Applied Ethics.Robert Nozick, Jos Leys, Maartje Schermer, Paul Schotsmans, Stephen Holland, William Desmond, Rolf Geiger, Jean-Christophe Merle, Nico Scarano & Christopher Bertram - 2003 - Ethical Perspectives 24 (2004):01-2014.
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