Written by a leading proponent of the philosophy and ethics of healthcare, this volume, filled with thought-provoking and frequently controversial ideas and arguments provides readers with a contribution to the literature on medical ethics.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -210) and index.
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What are we really doing to patients? Radical disagreement and cultural dissonance Mystery in surgery Equitable health care Is infertility a health need? The child's interests in assisted reproduction Qualifying as a person Are animals our equals? Patients and research Ethics, nanotechnologies and health Imagination and medical education.