April 7, 2020

Venezuela Elderly Feel ‘Sentenced to Euthanasia’ under Coronavirus Quarantine

(Reuters) – The coronavirus outbreak has sparked concern around the world for the elderly, who are much more vulnerable to the COVID-19 respiratory disease caused by the virus. But the plight of senior citizens was already acute in Venezuela following … Read More

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

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 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

March 31, 2020

A New Edition of Nursing Ethics Is Now Available

Nursing Ethics (vol. 26, no. 7-8, 2019) is available online by subscription only. Articles include “Intelligent Machines, Care Work and the Nature of Practical Reasoning” by Angus Robson “Theoretical Foundations of Narrative Care: Turning Towards Relational Ethics” by Bodil H … Read More

March 30, 2020

New Articles from BMC Medical Ethics Are Now Available

BMC Medical Ethics has new articles  available online. Articles include: “Infringement of the Right to Surgical Informed Consent: Negligent Disclosure and Its Impact on Patient Trust in Surgeons at Public General Hospitals – The Voice of the Patient” by Gillie … Read More

March 18, 2020

New Articles from BMC Medical Ethics Are Now Available

BMC Medical Ethics has new articles  available online. Articles include: “Disability, Vulnerability and Assisted Death: Commentary on Tuffrey-Wijne, Curfs, Finlay and Hollins” by Tim Stainton “Mapping, Framing, Shaping: A Framework for Empirical Bioethics Research Projects” by Richard Huxtable and Jonathan … Read More