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Author Ramsey, Paul.

Title The patient as person : explorations in medical ethics / by Paul Ramsey ; with a new foreword by Margaret A. Farley and essays by Albert R. Jonsen and William F. May.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  174.2 R183P    Check Shelf
Edition Second edition.
Description lv, 283 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Consent as a canon of loyalty with special reference to children in medical investigations -- Ch. 2. On updating procedures for stating that a man has died -- Ch. 3. On (Only) caring for the dying -- Ch. 4. The self-giving of vital organs: a case study in comparative ethics -- Ch. 5. Giving or taking cadaver organs for transplant -- Ch. 6. A caveat on heart transplants -- Ch. 7. Choosing how to choose: patients and sparse medical resources.
Subject Ethics, Medical -- Case Reports.
Attitude to Death -- Case Reports.
Human Experimentation -- Case Reports.
Tissue and Organ Procurement -- Case Reports.
Patient Rights -- Case Reports.
Medical ethics.
ISBN 0300093969 paperback alkaline paper
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