Medical Ethics in Ireland: A Decade of Change
Hastings Center Report. 1991 Jan/Feb; 21(1): 18-21.
As the ethical framework of the Catholic Church becomes incapable of accommodating the cultural diversity in Ireland, the search for a new moral discourse takes on a greater urgency. In its absence, litigation in Ireland is on the increase.
Abortion; Bioethical Issues; Bioethics; Clinical Ethics; Clinical Ethics Committees; Counseling; Consent; Cultural Diversity; Ethics; Ethics Committees; Health; Health Care; Health Care Delivery; Hospitals; Human Experimentation; International Aspects; Legal Aspects; Malpractice; Medical Ethics; Morality; Paternalism; Physician Patient Relationship; Political Systems; Reproductive Technologies; Research; Research Ethics; Research Ethics Committees; Research Subjects; Rights; Roman Catholics; Women's Rights;