January 18, 2022

A New Edition of Research Ethics is Now Available

Research Ethics (vol. 17, no. 4, 2021) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Towards an ?m?lúàbí Code of Research Ethics: Applying a Situated, Participant-Centred Virtue Ethics Framework to Fieldwork with Disadvantaged Populations in Diverse Cultural Settings” by Bukola … Read More

January 12, 2022

Here’s How Scientists Pulled Off the First Pig-to-Human Heart Transplant

(Science) – The procedure, done by a team at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM), was a major test for several experimental innovations designed to keep the pig heart functioning in a human chest, including 10 genetic changes … Read More

January 12, 2022

Jolting the Brain’s Circuits with Electricity Is Moving from Radical to Almost Mainstream Therapy. Some Crucial Hurdles Remain

(STAT News) – In the last half-dozen years, researchers have launched investigations into how different forms of neuromodulation affect addiction, depression, loss-of-control eating, tremor, chronic pain, obsessive compulsive disorder, Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, and more. Early studies have shown subtle electrical … Read More

January 12, 2022

A New Edition of Clinical Ethics Is Now Available

Clinical Ethics (vol. 16, no. 3, 2020) is available online by subscription only.  Articles include: “Rationing Health and Social Goods during Pandemics: Guidance for Ghanaian Decision Makers” by Amos Laar, et al. “The Legal Ambiguity of Advanced Assistive Bionic Prosthetics: … Read More

January 11, 2022

A New Edition of The New Bioethics Is Now Available

The New Bioethics (vol. 27, no. 3, 2021) is available online by subscription only.  Articles include: “Posthumanism: Creation of ‘New Men’ through Technological Innovation” by George L. Mendz and Michael Cook “Dual Uncertainties: On Equipoise, Sex Differences and Chirality in … Read More

January 10, 2022

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

Ethics, Medicine, and Public Health (vol. 18, 2021) is available online by subscription only.  Articles include:  “COVID-19: The Urgent Call for Academic Research in Research Ethics” by C. Bommier, H.-C. Stœklé and C. Hervé  “Could Health only be Defined by … Read More

January 4, 2022

A New Edition of HEC Forum Is Now Available

HEC Forum (vol. 33, no. 3, 2021) is available online by subscription only.  Articles include:  “Considerations of Conscience” by Bryan Pilkington  “Why Tolerate Conscientious Objections in Medicine” by Thomas D. Harter  “Tensions Between Ethics and the Law: Examination of a … Read More