Princeton University Library Catalog

Values, ethics and health care / by Peter Duncan.

Author:
Duncan, Peter [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Los Angeles, Calif. ; London : SAGE, 2010.
Description:
ix, 157 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Health care : why should we be concerned about values and ethics? -- 2. Values, health and health care -- 3. Values and ethics in health care : historical perspectives -- 4. Ethical thinking : obligations and consequences -- 5. Ethical thinking : the four principles of health care ethics -- 6. Ethics from the 'outside in' or the 'inside out'? : codes of conduct and 'virtuous lives' -- 7. The welfare of the individual : health care, autonomy and informed consent -- 8. The welfare of the public : justice, resources and health policy -- 9. Health care research : questions of values and ethics -- 10. Frameworks for further thinking.
Subject(s):
Medical ethics [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9781412923514 (hbk.)
  • 1412923514 (hbk.)
  • 9781412923521 (pbk.)
  • 1412923522 (pbk.)
OCLC:
468430769
RCP:
C - S