Saint louis university's bander center for medical business ethics promotes ethical business practices in medical care and research. Journal of medical ethics, 1986, 12, 143-144,150 prenatal diagnosis and female abortion: a case study in medical law and ethics bernard m dickens university of toronto, canada author's abstract alarm over the prospect that prenatal diagnostic techniques, which permit identification of fetal sex and facilitate abortion of. A (seemingly) very rare but interesting mental/emotional disorder: a case study for medical ethics _pc8ambi9uq-maarten-van-den-heuvel recently i became aware of a mental/emotional/personality disorder in which a person claims he or she cannot be happy or fulfilled without a limb amputation. Medical ethics case study the following case study is an example of the kind of dilemma that we discuss on the course, and was the basis for an assignment question sandra, an exceptionally bright and articulate 13 year old, is found to have a cancerous tumour in one eye the tumour is growing rapidly surgery is. Download our case studies in bioethics and medical ethics.
Medical malpractice case studies and best practices presenting medical ethics issues in physician-patient encounters, plus the four basic principles of medical ethics. Abstract this paper will examine a sample case encountered by ambulance staff in the context of the basic principles of medical ethics an accident takes place on an intercity highway ambulance staff pick up the injured driver and medical intervention is initiated the driver suffers from a severe stomach ache, which is also. This case study raises ethical issues that physicians may face in referring patients to colleagues in other health care disciplines.
Ethics, economics and the regulation and adoption of new medical devices: case studies in pelvic floor surgery sue rossemail author, charles weijer, amiram gafni, ariel ducey, carmen thompson and rene lafreniere bmc medical ethics201011:14 https://doiorg/101186/1472-6939-11-14 © ross et al licensee. Section 4 a case study of high-risk pregnancy 74 4 medical research 81 section 1 what counts as medical research 82 section 2 valid consent 93 section 3 ethical implications of research methods 108 section 4 the benefits and harms of medical research 115 part ii vulnerability, truth-telling, competence and. Play the part of the doctor in a series of interactive case studies which test your knowledge of the ethical guidance the gmc publishes for doctors.
Respect, teamwork, professional integrity, and self-regulation are essential to the practice of medicine, as seen in a case study involving improper sign-out and derogatory an acp ethics case history and commentary discuss ethical questions regarding patient privacy and confidentiality, as well as the moral and ethical. The health care ethics studies the national rural case studies these case studies are based on situations described by rural healthcare providers who participated in our studies in order to ensure anonymity, identifying features within the case studies have been altered and fictional names are used for all characters.
Good discussions on ethics are often driven by situations that challenge our abilities to determine the right thing to do, carry out effective ethical action, or lay out an effective strategy for avoiding ethical obstacles in the future given that possibilities for ethical conflict exist in most fields, this section provides links to sites. Dramatic arts casuistry—the creation and performance of short case studies designed specifically to raise bioethics issues for discussion—represents an application of literature and the medical humanities that is both unique and uniquely valuable this essay describes the development and history of a. The case study demonstrates an ethical dilemma when nursing staff are taking care of an end stage aggressive prostate cancer patient mr green who expressed the suicide thoughts to one of the nurses mr green was diagnosed with prostate cancer seven years ago but refused medical and surgical treatment at the time.