September 17, 2021

N.Y. Vaccine Requirements for Teachers, Health Workers on Hold

(Bloomberg) – Two vaccine mandates imposed on health workers in New York state and New York City teachers were temporarily blocked by judges. State court judge Laurence L. Love issued a temporary restraining order Tuesday barring New York City’s health … Read More

September 17, 2021

A New Edition of Journal of Medical Ethics Is Now Available

Journal of Medical Ethics (vol. 47, no. 3, 2020) is available online by subscription only.  Articles include:  “COVID-19 Ventilator Rationing Protocols: Why We Need to Know More about the Views of Those with Most to Lose” by Whitney Kerr and Harald Schmidt  … Read More

September 17, 2021

A New Edition of Medico-Legal Journal Is Now Available

Medico-Legal Journal (vol. 89, no. 1, 2021) is available online by subscription only.  Articles include: “Legislative Preparedness for the Control of Pandemics – Using Taiwan as an Example” by Yi-Chen Su “Covid-19 and the Healthcare Professionals of the Future” by … Read More

September 16, 2021

A New Edition of Clinical Ethics Is Now Available

Clinical Ethics (vol. 16, no. 1, 2020) is available online by subscription only.  Articles include:  “Do Moral Development Levels of the Nurses Affect their Ethical Decision Making? A Descriptive Correlational Study” by Sümeyye Arslan, Sinem Türer Öztik and Nevin Kuzu … Read More

September 16, 2021

A New Edition of Hastings Center Report Is Now Available

Hastings Center Report (vol. 51, no. 1, 2021) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “A Heart without Life: Artificial Organs and the Lived Body” by Mary Jean Walker “Weighted Lotteries and the Allocation of Scarce Medications for Covid?19” … Read More

September 15, 2021

FDA Scientists Strike Skeptical Tone on Need for Covid-19 Vaccine Booster at This Time, Likely Fueling Debate

(STAT News) – Food and Drug Administration scientists have expressed skepticism about the need for additional doses of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine for all people who have received it. The assessment by the agency’s staff, included in documents released Wednesday, sets … Read More