Princeton University Library Catalog

Ethical issues in cancer patient care / edited by Peter Angelos.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York, NY : Springer, c2008.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xii, 258 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. An Open Letter to Doctors / Parvez Kamangar -- 2. Physicians and Cancer Patients: Communication and Advance Directives / Peter Angelos and Muneera R. Kapadia -- 3. Information is Not Enough: The Place of Statistics in the Doctor-Patient Relationship / Kathryn Key Montgomery and Ellen Key Harris-Braun -- 4. Cross-Cultural Issues in Caring for Patients with Cancer / Tod Chambers -- 5. Hope and Communication in Cancer Care: What Patients Tell Us / Susan Hedlund -- 6. Addressing the Spiritual Needs of Patients / Christina M. Puchalski -- 7. Pediatric Cancer Care: Special Issues in Ethical Decision Making / Sarah Zieber and Sarah Friebert -- 8. The Ethics of Responding to Pain and Suffering / Timothy F. Murphy -- 9. Are There Limits to Oncology Care? (Futility) / Gary R. Shapiro -- 10. The Role of Palliative Medicine in Cancer Patient Care / William M. Mitchell and Charles F. von Gunten -- 11. Holding On and Letting Go; Ethical Issues Regarding the Care of Children with Cancer / Aviva Goldberg and Joel Frader -- 12. Communicating Errors / Christian J. Vercler and Peter Angelos -- 13. Research Ethics and the Ethics of Research: Should We Offer Clinical Trial Participation or Clinical Research Partnership to Oncology Patients in the New Millennium? / Heather Sampson -- 14. Does Reimbursement Affect Physicians' Decision Making? Examples from the Use of Recombinent Erythropoietin / June M. McKoy, Cara C. Tigue and Charles L. Bennett.
Subject(s):
CancerPatientsCareMoral and ethical aspects [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780387736389
  • 0387736387
OCLC:
166358014
Related name:
RCP:
C - S