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Giving voice to values as a professional physician : an introduction to medical ethics / Ira Bedzow.

Ira Bedzow, author.

London : Routledge, 2018.

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  • Title:
    Giving voice to values as a professional physician : an introduction to medical ethics / Ira Bedzow.
  • Author: Ira Bedzow, author.
  • Subjects: Medical ethics; Medicine;
    Dewey: 174.2
  • Publication Details: London : Routledge, 2018.
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Description: Contents:

    Acknowledgements, Preface, Chapter 1 Ethics, Professionalism and Giving Voice to Values, The Uniqueness of Professionalism Education, Professionalism as a Value not a Competency, Giving Voice to Values, Starting Assumptions to Give Voice to one’s Values, Chapter 2 Making Moral Decisions, The Gut Reaction, Moral Awareness: Bias Check, Conformity Bias, Obedience to Authority, Framing, Recognizing and Prioritizing Facts & Values, The Patient-Physician Relationship, Patient Autonomy, Physicians’ Professional Goals, Physician Authority & Professional Integrity, One Note on Values, Ethical Frameworks, Deontological (Kantian) Ethics, Consequentialist (Utilitarian) Ethics, Values(s) Comparison Between Deontology and Consequentialism, Principlism or the Four Principles Approach, Chapter 3 Acting on Moral Decisions, Moral (Inaction): Rationalizations Check, Personal-Professional Profiles, Considering other Stakeholders, Organizational and Systems-Based Levers, Creating Scripts, Chapter 4 Cases, Case 1: Confronting a superior, Case 2: HIV Mothers and Breastfeeding Their Newborns, Case 3: Reporting a colleague, Case 4: Talking to Family Members about a Patient’s Medical Information, Case 5: Speaking to a Colleague About a Patient’s Complaints, Case 6: Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Case 7: Talking to Patients about Assisted Reproductive Technologies, Case 8: Withdrawing treatment and Right to Die, Case 9: Determination of Death, Conclusion, Appendix I: Intended Audience & How to Use This Book, Appendix II: Example Action Plan & Script for Case 1


  • Identifier: ISBN 9780429757891 (ePub ebook) : £35.98; ISBN £110.00; ISBN £29.99; ISBN 9780429757907 (PDF ebook) : £35.98; ISBN 9780429757884 (Mobipocket ebook) : £35.98; ISBN 9780429425400 (ebook) : £35.98
    10.4324/9780429425400 doi; BNB GBB8K4248; System number: 019117187
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Series: Giving Voice to Values

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