April 7, 2020

A New Edition of Journal of Medical Ethics Is Now Available

Journal of Medical Ethics (vol. 45, no. 12, 2019) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Evidence First, Practice Second in Arthroscopic Surgery: Use of Placebo Surgery in Randomised Controlled Trial” by Kazuha Kizaki, Lisa J Schwartz, and Olufemi … Read More

April 6, 2020

Dutch End-of-Life Debate Flares as Coronavirus Tests Healthcare Limits

(Reuters) – Doctors in the Netherlands have been advising elderly patients to think twice before agreeing to COVID-19 treatment in hospital intensive-care units, drawing criticism that they are attempting to ration scarce ICU beds. The affluent Netherlands is rapidly approaching … 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 2, 2020

Dutch End-of-Life Debate Flares as Coronavirus Tests Healthcare Limits

(Reuters) – Doctors in the Netherlands have been advising elderly patients to think twice before agreeing to COVID-19 treatment in hospital intensive-care units, drawing criticism that they are attempting to ration scarce ICU beds. The affluent Netherlands is rapidly approaching … Read More

April 1, 2020

A New Edition of Nursing Ethics Is Now Available

Nursing Ethics (vol. 27, no. 1, 2020) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Normative Nursing Ethics: A Literature Review and Tentative Recommendations” by Eric Vogelstein and Alison Colbert “The New Futility? The Rhetoric and Role of “Suffering” In … Read More