Princeton University Library Catalog

Resolving ethical dilemmas : a guide for clinicians / Bernard Lo.

Author:
Lo, Bernard [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2009.
Εdition:
4th ed.
Description:
x, 369 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Summary note:
"Every day clinicians encounter ethical dilemmas that have a direct impact on patient care. This timely Fourth Edition will give you expert guidance in approaching a wide range of ethical dilemmas and developing an action plan even when competing points of view have equal merit. Most chapters include real-life sample cases that the author walks through, discussing the salient issues and how to approach them." "This useful resource is a must-read for medical students and practicing professionals at every level of experience!"--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Sect. I. Fundamentals of Clinical Ethics -- Sect. II. Shared Decision Making -- Sect. III. Decisions About Life-Sustaining Interventions -- Sect. IV. The Doctor-Patient Relationship -- Sect. V. Conflicts of Interest -- Sect. VI. Ethical Issues in Clinical Specialties.
Subject(s):
Medical ethics [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
Case Reports.
ISBN:
  • 9780781793797
  • 0781793793
LCCN:
2008034964
OCLC:
234428907
RCP:
C - S