October 3, 2019

“It’s Very Unethical”: Audio Shows Hospital Kept Vegetative Patient on Life Support to Boost Survival Rates

(ProPublica) – The recordings show that the transplant team was fixated on keeping him alive, rather than his quality of life or his family’s wishes, because of worries about the transplant program’s survival rate, the proportion of people undergoing transplants … Read More

September 19, 2019

A New Edition of European Journal of Public Health Is Now Available

European Journal of Public Health (vol. 29, no. 10, 2019) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Unexplained Variations in General Practitioners’ Perceptions and Practices Regarding Vaccination in France” by Fanny Collange et al. “Recommendations for Design and Analysis … Read More

September 18, 2019

A New Edition of Ethics, Medicine, and Public Health Is Now Available

Ethics, Medicine, and Public Health (vol. 7, no. 1, 2018) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Xenotransplantation, Trust, and Trustworthiness: Ethical Issues for African Americans” by D. A. Hodge “Obesity as Disease: Metaphysical and Ethical Considerations” by A. … Read More

September 16, 2019

A New Edition of Nursing Ethics Is Now Available

Nursing Ethics (vol. 25, no. 8, 2018) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Nurses’ Moral Experiences of Assisted Death: A Meta-Synthesis of Qualitative Research” by James Elmore, David Kenneth Wright, and Maude Paradis “Meaning in Life of Older … Read More

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