Ethics & Medicine: Volume 36:2 Summer 2020

  • Table of Contents
  • “EDITORIAL: A New Chapter for Ethics & Medicine,” by C. Ben Mitchell, PhD [Open Access]
  • “GRAY MATTERS: The Ethics of Naming Epidemics” by William P. Cheshire, Jr. MD
  • “CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMA: Daring to Discharge” by Robert D. Orr, MD, CM and Ferdinand D. Yates Jr., MD, MA (Bioethics)
  • “NaProTechnology : A Medical Embodiment of the Catholic Perspective on an Infertile Couple’s Right to Family Planning” by Sister Renee Mirkes, OSF, PHD
  • “Ethical Considerations for Offering Non-Invasive Prenatal Tests Within a Public Healthcare System : A Rule Utilitarian Perspective” by Jeffrey Yuk-Chiu Yip, RN(HK), MNSC, PGCERT; Zoe Wai-King Tsui, RN(HK), RM(HK), MSC (Healthcare), PGCERT(NICU), PRCC(PICU)
  • “Overlooked Costs of Legalizing Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia” by Arthur J. Dyck, PhD
  • BOOK REVIEWS

Ethics & Medicine: Volume 36:1 Spring 2020

  • Table of Contents
  • “EDITORIAL: Medicine: Contract or Covenant?” by C. Ben Mitchell, PhD
  • “GUEST COMMENTARY: “The Dignity of Human Life: Sketching Out an ‘Equal Worth’ Approach,” by Helen Watt, PhD
  • “POLICY ANALYSIS: “‘Complex Family Planning’ and the Assault on Conscience,” by Patrick Marmion, MD, MPH, FACPM
  • “GREY MATTERS: Cerebral Organoids and the Threshold of Consciousness,” by William P. Cheshire, Jr., MD
  • “CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMA: Daring to Deploy a DNA Directive, ” by Robert D. Orr, MD, CM, and Ferdinand D. Yates Jr., MD, MA (Bioethics)
  • “The Pain Principle: An Ethical Approach to End-of-Life Decisions,” by Carlo V. Bellieni, MD
  • “Clinical Science after Flexner’s 1910 Report on Medical Education: A Research Ethos Inhabited by Racial Prejudice, Colonial Attitudes, and Eugenic Theory,” by Gregory W. Rutecki, MD
  • BOOK REVIEWS

Ethics & Medicine: Volume 35:3 Fall 2019

  • Table of Contents
  • “EDITORIAL: When Self Determination Runs Amok” by C. Ben Mitchell, PhD
  • “GREY MATTERS: Lifting the Impenetrable Veil: Ethical Implications of Neural Vision Decoding,” by William P. Cheshire, Jr., MD
  • “CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMA: The Art of Informed Consent, ” by Jay Hollman, MD, MA, and Ferdinand D. Yates Jr., MD, MA
  • “Professional Objections and Healthcare: More than a Case of Conscience,” by Michael Pruski, PhD, MA, AFHEA, MRSB
  • “Social Freezing: Analysis of an Ethical Dilemma,” by Justo Aznar, MD, PhD, and Julio Tudela Cuenca, Pharm, PhD
  • “Addiction as Degradation of Life,” by Ondřej Beran, PhD
  • BOOK REVIEWS

Ethics & Medicine: Volume 35:2 Summer 2019

  • Table of Contents
  • “EDITORIAL: The Promise of Palliation” by C. Ben Mitchell, PhD
  • “GREY MATTERS: Machine Intelligence as Interpreter: Ethical Implications of Neural Speech Decoding,” by William P. Cheshire, Jr., MD
  • “CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMA: Surgery in Those Who Cannot Give Consent, ” by Jay Hollman, MD, MA, and Ferdinand D. Yates Jr., MD, MA
  • “GUEST COMMENTARY: Robots, Jobs, and Leisure: Being Human in the Face of Technological Disruption,” by Jacob Shatzer, MDiv, PhD
  • “GUEST COMMENTARY: Synthetic Human Entities with Embryo-Like Features (SHEEFs) and the Incarnation,” by Todd Daly, PhD
  • “Heart Poisoning: Medicine Unlike Any Other,” by Jacek Hawiger, MD, PhD, MA(Hon), MD(Hon)
  • “Healthcare, Religious Obligations, and Caring for the Poor,” Dennis L. Sansom, PhD
  • BOOK REVIEWS

Ethics & Medicine: Volume 35:1 Spring 2019

  • Table of Contents
  • “EDITORIAL: Sound and Fury” by C. Ben Mitchell, PhD
  • “GREY MATTERS: Æquanimitas Perfecta,” by William P. Cheshire, Jr., MD
  • “CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMA: A Pharmacist’s Dilemma, ” by Jessica A. Ward; Douglas C. Anderson, PharmD; Dennis M. Sullivan, MD, MA;  Ferdinand D. Yates., MD, MA
  • “The Case for Marijuana Prohibition,” by Timothy Hsiao, MA
  • “An Exploration of How Ethics Informs Health Care Practice,” by Michael Concannon, PhD; Warren Gillibrand, PhD; Pat Jones, MS
  • “Will Shorter Informed Consent forms with Visual Aids Improve Understanding of the Document in Adult and Elderly Populations of Clinical Trials?” by Agata Bloswick, MSC; Hab. Agnieszka Skowron
  • “The Current State of Medical Error in South Korea,” James Yeongiun Park, MS
  • BOOK REVIEWS

Ethics & Medicine: Volume 34:3 Fall 2018

Download PDF : E&M 34:3 EDITORIAL Gross Anatomy and the Gift of the Body C. Ben Mitchell, PhD GREY MATTERS Ethical Implications of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Personal Identity William P. Cheshire, Jr., MD CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMA Decisional Capacity and Suspected Self-Neglect in a Geriatric Patient Joshua D. Niforatos, MTS; Gregory W. Rutecki, MD; Ferdinand D. Yates., MD, MA (Bioethics) GUEST COMMENTARY American Psychiatry’s Retreat from Reality A. A. Howsepian, MD, PhD GUEST COMMENTARY Human Head Transplants: Why It’s Time for a Serious Debate Sister Renee Mirkes, OSF, PhD Experiencing Transplantation through Narrative: Richard Selzer and “Whither Thou Goest” Catherine Fleisher, MD; Gregory W. Rutecki, MD Technology and Grieving: A Relationship Grace E. McNair, BA; James R. Nichols, PhD NO BOOK REVIEWS

Ethics & Medicine: Volume 34:2 Summer 2018

Download PDF : E&M 34:2 EDITORIAL Person-to-Person Medicine C. Ben Mitchell, PhD GREY MATTERS Ethical Implications of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Personal Identity William P. Cheshire, Jr., MD CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMA Our Sister’s Keeper? Helen O. Williams, MD; F.D. Yates, Jr., MD, MA(Bioethics) PRIME : Partnerships in International Medical Education: An Oral History of the Development of an International Network in Whole Person Medicine and Whole Person Teaching Sharon A. “Shari” Falkenheimer, MD, MA (Bioethics), MPH PhD Can Euthanasia be Classified as a Medically Beneficial Treatment? Nathan Gamble, MA The Dilemma of Prenatal Screening Megan Best, MD, PhD, MAAE   BOOK REVIEWS Reconsidering Intellectual Disability : L’Arche, Medical Ethics, and Christian Friendship Jason Reimer Greig, Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2015. ISBN  978-1828182433; 304 PAGES, PAPER. $32.95 Reviewed by Jeffrey G. Betcher, MD, FRCPC, MA(Bioethics) Renewing Moral Theology: Christian Ethics as Action, Character, and Grace Daniel A. Westberg, Downers Grove:  IVP Academic, 2015. ISBN  978-0-838-2408-1. 281 PAGES, PAPER. $25.00. Reviewed by Todd T. W. Daly, PhD (Theological Ethics), The Image of God, Personhood and the Embryo Calum MacKellar, Londond. SCM Press, 2017. ISBN  9780334 055211. 270 PAGES, PAPER. $56.00. Reviewed by Agneta Sutton, PhD

Ethics & Medicine : Volume 34:1 Spring 2018

Download PDF : E&M 34:1                                                                                                                                                            EDITORIAL Conscience and Healthcare Professionals C. Ben Mitchell, PhD GREY MATTERS If Mosquitoes Were to Disappear from the World William P. Cheshire, Jr., MD CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMMA When a Surrogate Refuses Life Sustaining Treatment Cheyn Onarecker, MD, MA; F.D. Yates, Jr., MD, MA A Limited Image?: Practitioners, Patients, and Playing God Jacob Shatzer, PhD Life Postulates: Euclid, Mathematical Perfection and Teaching Ethics to Adult Students Richard Sams II, MD, MA The Opioid Epidemic, Deadly Sins, and the Soul Dennis L. Sansom, PhD The Ethical Landscape of Assisted Suicide: A Balanced Analysis Dennis M. Sullivan, MD, MA; Robert M. Taylor, MD BOOK REVIEWS Pursuing Moral Faithfulness: Ethics and Christian Discipleship Gary Tyra, Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2015. ISBN  […]