March 1, 2005
Physicians can be more confident in their approach to ethical challenges in patient care if they adopt a systematic approach to address the issues. The authors recognize that a problem which initially appears to be ethical in nature may be more rela ...
March 1, 2007
Changes in laws regarding exemptions from state immunization requirements to affect public health risks of communicable diseases.
May 1, 2007
Exploring the Moral Obligation of Health Professionals to Respect Patients
January 1, 2003
Although some claim that managed care in the United States is "dead," there are still many challenges and opportunities for positive change within the U.S. health care system. The goal of this book is to combine ethical analysis and real-world experience to provide practical lessons about managed care.
October 6, 2008
The Gold Humanism Honor Society honors senior medical students, residents, role-model physician teachers and others recognized for "demonstrated excellence in clinical care, leadership, compassion and dedication to service," as noted on its Web site.
July 1, 2004
Researchers at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education conducted a study to determine the types of professional values and ethics medical schools impart to their students.