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The Resource Ethics in clinical practice, Judith C. Ahronheim, Jonathan Moreno, Connie Zuckerman

Ethics in clinical practice, Judith C. Ahronheim, Jonathan Moreno, Connie Zuckerman

Label
Ethics in clinical practice
Title
Ethics in clinical practice
Statement of responsibility
Judith C. Ahronheim, Jonathan Moreno, Connie Zuckerman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Ahronheim, Judith C
Dewey number
174/.2
Index
index present
LC call number
R724
LC item number
.A33 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1994 F-519
  • W 50 Exx 1994
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  • Moreno, Jonathan D
  • Zuckerman, Connie
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  • Medical ethics
  • Medical ethics
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Ethics, Medical
Label
Ethics in clinical practice, Judith C. Ahronheim, Jonathan Moreno, Connie Zuckerman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • About clinical ethics -- Theory of clinical ethics -- Evaluating common distinctions -- Clinical ethics throughout the life span --Assessing the standard theory -- Strategy for a clinical ethics assessment -- Cases -- Religious objection to a blood transfusion -- Determining whether a patient has decisional capacity -- Urgent surgery in a stuporous patient: the use and limitations of advance directives -- Management of end-stage illness: an intensive care unit patient with uncertain decisional capacity -- Don't tell mother: withholding information from a patient -- You know best: a patient who wants his physician to decide --Painful treatment for a severely retarded man -- Withdrawing mechanical ventilation at the request of a patient with decisional capacity --Withholding tube feeding in a woman with advanced dementia -- Forgoing ordinary treatment for a vulnerable nursing home patient -- Religious objection to the determination of brain death -- Teenager with prolonged unconsciousness -- Resuscitation decision in a patient with liver failure
  • (cont) Dispute over DNR status in a patient who wants palliative surgery -- Assisted suicide in a man with AIDS -- Married man contracts syphilis -- House-bound woman with tuberculosis -- Surgical delay in a patient infected with HIV -- Elderly driver -- Difficult patient and the limits of provider obligations -- Do everything: physician obligations in the face of family demands -- Genetic counseling of a woman with a family history of Huntington disease -- Prenatal counseling of the mother of child with AIDS -- Pregnant woman with cancer -- Pregnant woman using cocaine -- Tracheoesophageal fistula in a newborn with Down syndrome --Tiny newborn -- Determination of death in a newborn -- Anencephalic newborn and a baby with hypoplastic left heart syndrome -- Religious objection to a child's medical treatment -- Teenager who wants cosmetic surgery -- Adolescent with cancer who wants to discontinue medical treatment
Control code
000115676
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 394 p.
Isbn
9780316020480
Lccn
93050740
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 115676
  • 115858
Label
Ethics in clinical practice, Judith C. Ahronheim, Jonathan Moreno, Connie Zuckerman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • About clinical ethics -- Theory of clinical ethics -- Evaluating common distinctions -- Clinical ethics throughout the life span --Assessing the standard theory -- Strategy for a clinical ethics assessment -- Cases -- Religious objection to a blood transfusion -- Determining whether a patient has decisional capacity -- Urgent surgery in a stuporous patient: the use and limitations of advance directives -- Management of end-stage illness: an intensive care unit patient with uncertain decisional capacity -- Don't tell mother: withholding information from a patient -- You know best: a patient who wants his physician to decide --Painful treatment for a severely retarded man -- Withdrawing mechanical ventilation at the request of a patient with decisional capacity --Withholding tube feeding in a woman with advanced dementia -- Forgoing ordinary treatment for a vulnerable nursing home patient -- Religious objection to the determination of brain death -- Teenager with prolonged unconsciousness -- Resuscitation decision in a patient with liver failure
  • (cont) Dispute over DNR status in a patient who wants palliative surgery -- Assisted suicide in a man with AIDS -- Married man contracts syphilis -- House-bound woman with tuberculosis -- Surgical delay in a patient infected with HIV -- Elderly driver -- Difficult patient and the limits of provider obligations -- Do everything: physician obligations in the face of family demands -- Genetic counseling of a woman with a family history of Huntington disease -- Prenatal counseling of the mother of child with AIDS -- Pregnant woman with cancer -- Pregnant woman using cocaine -- Tracheoesophageal fistula in a newborn with Down syndrome --Tiny newborn -- Determination of death in a newborn -- Anencephalic newborn and a baby with hypoplastic left heart syndrome -- Religious objection to a child's medical treatment -- Teenager who wants cosmetic surgery -- Adolescent with cancer who wants to discontinue medical treatment
Control code
000115676
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 394 p.
Isbn
9780316020480
Lccn
93050740
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 115676
  • 115858

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