Health Care Ethics In Canada by Françoise BaylisHealth Care Ethics In Canada by Françoise Baylis

Health Care Ethics In Canada

byFrançoise Baylis, Barry Hoffmaster, Susan Sherwin

Paperback | October 6, 2011

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The third edition of Health Care Ethics in Canada builds on the commitment to Canadian content established in earlier editions without sacrificing breadth or rigor. Through a collection of selected readings, this textbook covers core issues while simultaneously bringing a fresh new perspective based on recent developments in health care. It is an up-to-date, comprehensive textbook that brings a wide range of perspectives and issues to the table on the social and institutional settings of health care delivery and the role that culture plays. This textbook aims to provide a variety of Canadian perspectives on both longstanding and emerging trends in Canadian health care.
Françoise Baylis, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Bioethics and Philosophy at Dalhousie University, is one of Canada's public intellectuals. She is a frequent guest on CBC and Radio Canada and author of many news stories that give us a "behind the scenes" look at deep-seated ethical issues. Her interests are many and varied, and...
Title:Health Care Ethics In CanadaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 10 × 8 × 1.15 inPublished:October 6, 2011Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176504648

ISBN - 13:9780176504649

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Theory and MethodChapter 2: Canadian Health CareChapter 3: Challenges for Canadian Health CareChapter 4: Public Health Chapter 5: Patients and ProvidersChapter 6: Autonomy and Informed ConsentChapter 7: Clinical ResearchChapter 8: Reproduction Chapter 9: End-of-Life IssuesChapter 10: Contested Therapies and Technologies