Bioethics Pundit

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January 21, 2015

A Woman Told How She Woke Up from an Operation to Discover That Both Her Fallopian Tubes Had Been “Clipped” without Her Consent

(Irish Independent) – A Medical Council fitness to practice inquiry heard that consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist Declan Egan told her: “What did you want me to do, stitch it back up, wake you up and ask for your permission?” Dr … Read More

January 21, 2015

Stem Cell Transplantation Shows Potential for Reducing Disability in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis

(Medical Xpress) – Results from a preliminary study indicate that among patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS), treatment with nonmyeloablative hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (low intensity stem cell transplantation) was associated with improvement in measures of disability and quality of … Read More