Ethical Dilemmas and Nursing Practice by Anne J. DavisEthical Dilemmas and Nursing Practice by Anne J. Davis

Ethical Dilemmas and Nursing Practice

byAnne J. Davis, Deborah Fowler, Mila A. Arosker

Paperback | July 15, 2009

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This valuable guide helps develop the critical thinking skills needed to become effective patient advocates. Pinpointing the systematic methods of reasoning through an ethical dilemma, this is the ultimate resource to resolving ethical issues in a system undergoing fundamental change. The fourth edition reflects contemporary issues such as informed consent, abortion, death and dying, and behavior control. Numerous case studies are also included

Title:Ethical Dilemmas and Nursing PracticeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 8.9 × 6.9 × 0.5 inPublished:July 15, 2009Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0130929735

ISBN - 13:9780130929730

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Table of Contents

1. Health Care Ethics and Ethical Dilemmas

 2. Nursing's Ethics

 3. Values Clarification, Moral Development, and Other Considerations in Understanding Health Care Ethics

 4. Selected Ethical Approaches: Theories and Concepts

 5. Professional Ethics and Institutional Constraints in Nursing Practice

 6. Rights, Responsibilities, and Health Care

 7. Self-Determination

 8. Reproducing Life 

 9. Dying and Death

10. Behavior Control

11. Mental Retardation

12. Policy, Ethics, and Health Care