A New Edition of Journal of Medical Ethics Is Now Available

February 27, 2018

Journal of Medical Ethics (vol. 44, no. 1, 2018) is available online by subscription only.

Articles include:

  • “The Ebola Clinical Trials: A Precedent for Research Ethics in Disasters” by Philippe Calain
  • “Ethics Consultation in Paediatric and Adult Emergency Departments: An Assessment of Clinical, Ethical, Learning and Resource Needs” by Keith A Colaco et al.
  • “How Do Clinicians Prepare Family Members for the Role of Surrogate Decision-Maker?” by Thomas V Cunningham, Leslie P Scheunemann, Robert M Arnold, and Douglas White
  • “Ethics of Fertility Preservation for Prepubertal Children: Should Clinicians Offer Procedures Where Efficacy Is Largely Unproven?” by Rosalind J McDougall, Lynn Gillam, Clare Delany, and Yasmin Jayasinghe
  • “Should Neurotechnological Treatments Offered to Offenders Always Be In Their Best Interests?” by Thomas Søbirk Petersen
  • “A Libertarian Case for Mandatory Vaccination” by Jason Brennan
  • “Advances in Neuroscience Imply That Harmful Experiments in Dogs Are Unethical” by Jarrod Bailey and Shiranee Pereira
  • “Personal Responsibility Within Health Policy: Unethical and Ineffective” by Phoebe Friesen
  • “Golden Opportunity, Reasonable Risk and Personal Responsibility for Health” by Julian Savulescu
  • “Dignitarian Medical Ethics” by Linda Barclay


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