Good care, painful choices : medical ethics for ordinary people / Richard J. Devine.
By: Devine, Richard J.Material type: TextPublisher: Mahwah, N.J. : Paulist Press, c2004Edition: 3rd ed.Description: xi, 270 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0809142732.Subject(s): Medical ethics | Medical ethics -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church | Catholicism | Ethics, Medical | Religion and Medicine
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Includes bibliographical references.
pt. 1. Some preliminary questions. The person: at the center of morality. Moral decision making: morality in action. Conscience: the moral guide --Pt. 2. Questions at the beginning of life. Abortion. Newborns with disabilities. In vitro fertilization and other artificial reproductive technologies -- pt. 3. Questions concerning illness and disease. Genetics. Organ transplantation. Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome -- pt. 4. Questions at the end of life. Death and dying. Euthanasia -- pt. 5. Questions concerning health care in general. Informed consent. Health care reform.
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