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Tough decisions : cases in medical ethics, John M. Freeman, Kevin McDonnell

Label
Tough decisions : cases in medical ethics
Title
Tough decisions
Title remainder
cases in medical ethics
Statement of responsibility
John M. Freeman, Kevin McDonnell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Life is full of tough decisions that must be made ethically and under the pressures of time. This book places readers in realistic situation where they experience the difficulties of making tough medical decisions. The cases are composites of actual cases the authors have seen or managed. In the role of decision-maker, the reader helps to determine what happens in the case as his or her decision often shapes the course of events and the patient's outcome. This gives a compelling sense of the pressures that bear on clinical decision-making. The authors assume that the reader wants to do the rig
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freeman, John Mark
Dewey number
174/.2
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
R725.5
LC item number
.F74 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2001 A-239
  • W 50
NLM item number
F855t 2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McDonnell, Kevin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical ethics
  • Clinical medicine
  • Decision making
  • Decision Making
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Bioethical Issues
  • Clinical Medicine
  • Human Experimentation
  • Adult
  • Child
  • Confidentiality
  • Disclosure
  • Ethical Theory
  • Euthanasia, Passive
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Health Care Reform
  • Informed Consent
  • Patient Care
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Reproductive Techniques, Assisted
  • Resuscitation Orders
  • Suicide, Assisted
  • Éthique médicale
  • Médecine clinique
  • Prise de décision
  • MEDICAL
  • Clinical medicine
  • Decision making
  • Medical ethics
Label
Tough decisions : cases in medical ethics, John M. Freeman, Kevin McDonnell
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 211)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A Note to the Reader; PART I-DEATH AND DYING; Chapter 1. Maggie; Chapter 2. Jill; Chapter 3. Ed Martinez; PART II-ADULTHOOD; Chapter 4. Leon; Chapter 5. Ms. Williams; Chapter 6 Wanda; Chapter 7. The Maxistop Study; PART III-CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE; Chapter 8. Joey, Jessica, Roger, Tom, and Marti; Chapter 9. Marti Revisited; Chapter 10. Tom Revisited; Chapter 11. Billy; Chapter 12. The Castelli Baby; Chapter 13. Christie; PART IV-CONCEPTION AND GESTATION; Chapter 14. The Harrisons' Plans; Chapter 15. The Smyth Saga; Chapter 16. The Perfect Rexford
  • PART V-HEALTH CARE REFORM AND ETHICAL THEORYChapter 17. Affordable Health Care; Chapter 18. Ethical Theory and Medical Ethics; Chapter 19. Making Moral Decisions: A Process Approach
Control code
607552685
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 223 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280760518
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607552685
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Tough decisions : cases in medical ethics, John M. Freeman, Kevin McDonnell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 211)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A Note to the Reader; PART I-DEATH AND DYING; Chapter 1. Maggie; Chapter 2. Jill; Chapter 3. Ed Martinez; PART II-ADULTHOOD; Chapter 4. Leon; Chapter 5. Ms. Williams; Chapter 6 Wanda; Chapter 7. The Maxistop Study; PART III-CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE; Chapter 8. Joey, Jessica, Roger, Tom, and Marti; Chapter 9. Marti Revisited; Chapter 10. Tom Revisited; Chapter 11. Billy; Chapter 12. The Castelli Baby; Chapter 13. Christie; PART IV-CONCEPTION AND GESTATION; Chapter 14. The Harrisons' Plans; Chapter 15. The Smyth Saga; Chapter 16. The Perfect Rexford
  • PART V-HEALTH CARE REFORM AND ETHICAL THEORYChapter 17. Affordable Health Care; Chapter 18. Ethical Theory and Medical Ethics; Chapter 19. Making Moral Decisions: A Process Approach
Control code
607552685
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 223 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280760518
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607552685
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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