May 10, 2021

A New Edition of Christian Bioethics Is Now Available

Christian Bioethics (vol. 26, no. 2, 2020) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Christian Bioethics: Immanent Goals or a Transcendent Orientation?” by Mark J Cherry  “Medicine and the Common Good in the Aristotelian-Thomistic Tradition” by Kyle E Karches  … Read More

May 7, 2021

Why Some Researchers Oppose Unrestricted Sharing of Coronavirus Genome Data

(Nature) – The debate has caught the attention of the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) — which runs its own genome repository, called GenBank — and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which has considered encouraging grantees to share … Read More

May 6, 2021

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

The New England Journal of Medicine (vol. 384, no. 2, 2021) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “The Purdue Pharma Opioid Settlement — Accountability, or Just the Cost of Doing Business?” by C.S. Davis “Drug-Coated Devices for Peripheral … Read More

May 3, 2021

Brazil Defends Decision to Reject Russia’s Covid-19 Vaccine, Citing Safety and Efficacy

(Wall Street Journal) – Brazil’s health authority said it has serious doubts about the safety and efficacy of Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine and defended its decision to block the shot for emergency use, saying Russia lacks vaccine experience and … Read More

May 3, 2021

A New Edition of Journal of Medical Ethics Is Now Available

Journal of Medical Ethics (vol. 46, no. 6, 2020) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Minority Report: Can Minor Parents Refuse Treatment for their Child?” by Helen Lynne Turnham, et al. “Balancing the Duty to Treat with the … Read More

April 30, 2021

Virologist Angela Rasmussen on the Controversy Surrounding Russia’s Sputnik V Covid-19 Vaccine

(STAT News) – Russia has emphasized that the vaccine costs less than $10 per dose and that it can be stored at 36-46 degrees Fahrenheit, making it easier to use around the world than the vaccines that have to be … Read More