Princeton University Library Catalog

Practical decision making in health care ethics : cases and concepts / Raymond J. Devettere.

Author:
Devettere, Raymond J. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, c2010.
Εdition:
3rd ed.
Description:
xviii, 510 p. ; 26 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents:
What is ethics? -- Prudence and living a good life -- The language of health care ethics -- Making health care decisions -- Deciding for others -- Determining life and death -- Life-sustaining treatments -- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation -- Medical nutrition and hydration -- Reproductive issues -- Prenatal life -- Infants and children -- Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide -- Medical research -- Transplantation -- Medical genetics -- Social and political issues.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781589012516 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 1589012518 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009009046
OCLC:
314597130
RCP:
C - S