Ethical Practice in Clinical Medicine by William J. Ellos S.j.Ethical Practice in Clinical Medicine by William J. Ellos S.j.

Ethical Practice in Clinical Medicine

byWilliam J. Ellos S.j.EditorWilliam J. Ellos S.j.

Paperback | January 24, 1991

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Increasingly, medical students are required to face up to ethical issues in their training and practice. At the same time, there is growing interest in philosophy courses in the ethical issues raised by medical practice. This textbook, designed primarily for students of medicine, develops the issues to a philosophical level complex enough to be satisfying to students of philosophy as well as MA students on applied ethics courses. The author advocates an approach to medical ethics which breaks out of the straitjacket of the narrow choice between utilitarian or deontological theory, and contains a valuable discussion of practical wisdom. It maintains a balance between case studies and philosophical arguments - which are developed in a historical context, and will be of interest at all levels of the medical profession.
Title:Ethical Practice in Clinical MedicineFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 2 inPublished:January 24, 1991Publisher:Taylor and Francis

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415050707

ISBN - 13:9780415050708

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