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The Emerging Field of Public Health Ethics
Studying the Mind: Ethical Issues and Guidance in Mental Health Research
Freely given informed consent to participation is the ethical cornerstone of research in health care. However, in mental health settings, there are many patients who lack the capacity to give such consent to participate ...
Health Care Ethics: Changes on the Way
Determining the Need for Ethical Review: A Three-Stage Delphi Study
AIMS: The aims of the study were to explore expert opinion on the distinction between "research" and "audit", and to determine the need for review by a National Health Service (NHS) Research Ethics Committee (REC). BACKGROUND: ...
Dialogical Nursing Ethics: The Quality of Freedom Restrictions
This article deals with the question of how ethicists respond to practical moral problems emerging in health care practices. Do they remain distanced, taking on the role of an expert, or do they become engaged with nurses ...
Ethical Models Underpinning Responses to Threats to Public Health: A Comparison of Approaches to Communicable Disease Control in Europe
Increases in international travel and migratory flows have enabled infectious diseases to emerge and spread more rapidly than ever before. Hence, it is increasingly easy for local infectious diseases to become global ...