Medical Responsibility: Paternalism, Informed Consent, and Euthanasia

Title

Medical Responsibility: Paternalism, Informed Consent, and Euthanasia

Department

Philosophy

Document Type

Book

Files

Description

As our powerful medical technology continues rapidly to develop, we seem to be confronted by fresh bioethical dilemmas at an ever increasing rate. This volume provides an introduction to modern thinking on these issues, concentrating particularly on paternalism, informed consent and euthanasia.

ISBN

0896030075

Publication Date

1979

Publisher

Humana Press

City

Clifton, NJ

Disciplines

Bioethics and Medical Ethics

Comments

Robison and Pritchard are co-editors.

Citation for published book

Robison, Wade L, and Michael S. Pritchard. Medical Responsibility: Paternalism, Informed Consent, and Euthanasia. Clifton, N.J: Humana Press, 1979. Print.