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dc.creatorBrooks, Simon A.en
dc.date.accessioned2015-05-05T18:15:20Zen
dc.date.available2015-05-05T18:15:20Zen
dc.date.created1984-09en
dc.date.issued1984-09en
dc.identifier10.1136/jme.10.3.148en
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationJournal of Medical Ethics. 1984 Sep; 10(3): 148-151.en
dc.identifier.issn0306-6800en
dc.identifier.urihttp://worldcatlibraries.org/registry/gateway?version=1.0&url_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:journal&atitle=Dignity+and+Cost-Effectiveness:+a+Rejection+of+the+Utilitarian+approach+to+Death&title=Journal+of+Medical+Ethics.+&volume=10&issue=3&pages=148-151&date=1984&au=Brooks,+Simon+A.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jme.10.3.148en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10822/725439en
dc.description.abstractThe author postulates that physicians' ethical judgments are usually based on a utilitarian approach, in which outcomes are weighed in terms of their good or harmful effects upon the patient, the family, the staff, and society. He analyzes this approach as it is exemplified in George S. Robertson's paper, "Dealing with the brain-damaged old--dignity before sanctity" (en
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dc.languageenen
dc.sourceBRL:KIE/18909en
dc.subjectAgeden
dc.subjectAllowing to Dieen
dc.subjectAutonomyen
dc.subjectBrainen
dc.subjectCongenital Disordersen
dc.subjectDeathen
dc.subjectDecision Makingen
dc.subjectDementiaen
dc.subjectEthicsen
dc.subjectFamily Membersen
dc.subjectLifeen
dc.subjectLiving Willsen
dc.subjectMedical Ethicsen
dc.subjectNewbornsen
dc.subjectPhysiciansen
dc.subjectPsychological Stressen
dc.subjectQuality of Lifeen
dc.subjectRisks and Benefitsen
dc.subjectSelection for Treatmenten
dc.subjectUtilitarianismen
dc.subjectValue of Lifeen
dc.subjectWedge Argumenten
dc.subjectWithholding Treatmenten
dc.subjectWillsen
dc.titleDignity and Cost-Effectiveness: A Rejection of the Utilitarian Approach to Deathen
dc.provenanceDigital citation created by the National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature at Georgetown University for the BIOETHICSLINE database, part of the Kennedy Institute of Ethics' Bioethics Information Retrieval Project funded by the United States National Library of Medicine.en
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