Ethics & Medicine : Volume 28:1 Spring 2012

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EDITORIAL
High-Fidelity Human Patient Simulation
C. Ben Mitchell, PhD

CLINICAL ETHICS DILEMAS
How Does the Doctor Decide Between Cost and Care?
Ferdinand D. Yates, Jr., MD, MA (Bioethics)

GREY MATTERS
Neural Signatures of Reason and Rhetoric
William P. Cheshire, Jr., MD

19 Effective Engagement in Global Bioethics: The Benefits of Questions
Sharon A. Falkenheimer, MA (Bioethics), MPH, MD

Ethics of Palliative Sedation and Medical Disasters:
Four Traditions Advance Public Consensus on Three Issues
William Buckley, PhD, MA, Daniel P. Sulmasy, MD, PhD, FACP,
Aaron Mackler, PhD, MA, Aziz Sachedina, PhD, MA

Book Reviews

A Matrix of Meanings: Finding God in Popular Culture
Craig Detweiler and Barry Taylor. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Academic, 2003
(fourth printing 2007; Engaging Culture Series).
ISBN 9 7 8 – 0 – 8 010 – 2417; 3 51 PAGES, PA PER, $ 2 8 . 0 0
Reviewed by Donna Yarri, PhD (Religious Studies),
who is an Associate Professor of Theology at Alvernia University in Reading, Pennsylvania, USA.

Michael Ryan’s Writings on Medical Ethics
Howard Brody, Zahra Meghani, Kimberly Greenwald, editors. London and New York: Springer, 2009.
I S B N 9 7 8 9 0 4 8 1 3 0 4 8 1 ; 2 5 8 PA G E S , C L O T H , $ 1 3 9 . 0 0
Reviewed by Jack T. Hanford, MDiv, MA, ThD, who is a professor of Biomedical Ethics at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan, USA.

 

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