EACME exchange Maastricht: making sense in Maastricht
EACME Newsletter 2007 January; (16): 13-14
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'You don't make genetic test decisions from one day to the next' -- using time to preserve moral space Scully, Jackie Leach; Porz, Rouven; Rehmann-Sutter, Christoph (2007-05)The part played by time in ethics is often taken for granted, yet time is essential to moral decision making. This paper looks at time in ethical decisions about having a genetic test. We use a patient-centred approach, ...
Porz, Rouven; Landeweer, Elleke; Widdershoven, Guy (2011-09)In this paper we introduce narrative and hermeneutical perspectives to clinical ethics support services (CESS). We propose a threefold consideration of 'theory' and show how it is interwoven with 'practice' as we go along. ...
Predictive Testing and Existential Absurdity: Resonances Between Experiences Around Genetic Diagnosis and the Philosophy of Albert Camus Porz, Rouven; Widdershoven, Guy (2011-07)Predictive genetic testing may confront those affected with difficult life situations that they have not experienced before. These life situations may be interpreted as 'absurd'. In this paper we present a case study of a ...