Medicalization as a Moral Problem for Preventive Medicine
Bioethics 1999 April; 13(2): 89-113
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Verweij, Marcel (1999-04)Preventive medicine is sometimes criticised as it contributes to medicalization of normal life. The concept 'medicalization' has been introducted by Zola to refer to processes in which the labels 'health' and 'ill' are ...
Verweij, Marcel; Kortmann, Frank (1997-10)The prescription of growth hormone therapy for children who are not growth hormone deficient is one of the controversies in contemporary paediatric endocrinology. Is it morally appropriate to enhance the growth, by means ...