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

Author
Lo, Bernard [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
4th ed.
Published/​Created
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2009.
Description
x, 369 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Medical ethics [Browse]
Form/​Genre
Case Reports
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.
ISBN
  • 9780781793797
  • 0781793793
LCCN
2008034964
OCLC
234428907
RCP
C - S

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