April 6, 2020

Cancer Surgeries and Organ Transplants Are Being Put Off for Coronavirus. Can They Wait?

(ProPublica) – Elective surgery is, by definition, any surgery that is scheduled. That means cancer surgery, organ transplants and other lifesaving procedures, all of which are now put on hold — in some cases indefinitely. Since making its initial recommendation, … Read More

April 6, 2020

A New Edition of The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy Is Now Available

The Journal of Medicine & Philosophy (vol. 45, no. 1, 2020) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Pathocentric Health Care and a Minimal Internal Morality of Medicine” by David B Hershenov “Treating or Killing? The Divergent Moral Implications … Read More

April 6, 2020

New Articles from BMC Medical Ethics Are Now Available

BMC Medical Ethics has new articles  available online. Articles include: “Mapping, Framing, Shaping: A Framework for Empirical Bioethics Research Projects” by Richard Huxtable and Jonathan Ives “Vulnerability Identified in Clinical Practice: A Qualitative Analysis” by Laura Sossauer, Mélinée Schindler, and … Read More

April 1, 2020

A New Edition of The New Bioethics Is Now Available

The New Bioethics (vol. 25, no. 4, 2019) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Why Human Enhancement is Necessary for Successful Human Deep-space Missions” by Konrad Szocik and Martin Braddock Should Long-Term Follow-up Post-Mitochondrial Replacement be Left up … Read More

March 27, 2020

A New Edition of Journal of Medical Ethics Is Now Available

Journal of Medical Ethics (vol. 45, no. 11, 2019) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: ““Ulysses Contracts in Psychiatric Care: Helping Patients to Protect Themselves from Spiraling” by Harriet Standing and Rob Lawlor “When Does an Advantage Become … Read More

March 26, 2020

A New Edition of The New England Journal of Medicine Is Now Available

The New England Journal of Medicine (vol. 381, no. 17, 2019) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Enabling Healthful Aging for All — The National Academy of Medicine Grand Challenge in Healthy Longevity” by V.J. Dzau et al. … Read More