December 8, 2017

Venezuela’s Chronic Shortages Give Rise to ‘Medical Flea Markets’

(Reuters) – Venezuela’s critical medicine shortage has spurred “medical flea markets,” where peddlers offer everything from antibiotics to contraceptives laid out among the traditional fruits and vegetables.  The crisis-wrought Latin American nation is heaving under worsening scarcity of drugs, as … Read More

December 8, 2017

A New Edition of Ethics, Medicine, and Public Health Is Now Available

Ethics, Medicine, and Public Health (vol. 3, no. 3, 2017) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Clinical bioethics and core competencies of attributes, attitudes, and behaviors: Foundations in philosophy and literature” by J. Flynn “Sedation or the limits … Read More

December 8, 2017

A New Edition of Nursing Philosophy Is Now Available

Nursing Philosophy (vol. 18, no. 4, 2017) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Can Nursing Epistemology Embrace p-Values?” by Christine H. K. Ou, Wendy A. Hall, and Sally E. Thorne “Person-Centred Care Dialectics—Inquired in the Context of Palliative Care” … Read More

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