A New Edition of Journal of Medical Ethics Is Now Available

October 23, 2017

Journal of Medical Ethics (vol. 43, no. 7, 2017) is available online by subscription only.

Articles include:

  • “Persistent Vegetative State and Minimally Conscious State: Ethical, Legal and Practical Dilemmas” by Lindy Willmott and Ben White
  • “A Matter of Life and Death” by Justice Baker
  • “Procedure, Practice and Legal Requirements: A Commentary on ‘Why I Wrote My Advance Decision’” by Alexander Ruck Keene
  • “Back to the Bedside? Making Clinical Decisions in Patients with Prolonged Unconsciousness” by Derick Wade
  • “When ‘Sanctity of Life’ and ‘Self-Determination’ Clash: Briggs Versus Briggs [2016] EWCOP 53 – Implications for Policy and Practice” by Jenny Kitzinger, Celia Kitzinger, and Jakki Cowley
  • “Can ‘Best Interests’ Derail the Trolley? Examining Withdrawal of Clinically Assisted Nutrition and Hydration in Patients in the Permanent Vegetative State” by Zoe Fritz
  • “Withdrawal of Clinically Assisted Nutrition and Hydration Decisions in Patients with Prolonged Disorders of Consciousness: Best Interests of the Patients and Advance Directives Are the Keys” by N Lejeune
  • “The Ethics of and the Appropriate Legislation Concerning Killing People and Letting Them Die: A Response to Merkel” by Hugh V Mclachlan
  • “CPR Decision Making: Why Winspear Needs to Be Challenged?” by Rosemarie Anthony-Pillai



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