Clinical Ethics – Professionalism and/or Ethics

Gruner,John1, 1 Monash Centre for Human Bioethics, Menzies Building, 20 Chancellors Walk, Monash University VIC 3800, Australia. As a doctor, I have cared for patients who choose futile care over effective care, and die. Just as doctors ought to assist patients...
  • September 22, 2016
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Rebacca Y X Tock1 1 Department of Philosophy, Macquarie University, NSW 2109, Sydney Australia Email: rebacca.tock@gmail.com Alistair Campbell claims, “the body is of central concern to most people’s understanding of the moral issues raised by modern biomedicine and modern medical...
  • September 22, 2016
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Kate Robins-Browne1, Nancy Sturman2, Kelsey Hegarty3, Christopher Dowrick4, Victoria Palmer5 1 Department of General Practice, Melbourne Medical School, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, Vic, 3053, k.robinsbrowne@unimelb.edu.au 2 University of Queensland Medical School; 288 Herston Road, Herston, Qld,...
  • September 22, 2016
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Kate Robins-Browne1, Nancy Sturman2, Kelsey Hegarty3, Christopher Dowrick4, Victoria Palmer5 1 Department of General Practice, Melbourne Medical School, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, Vic, 3053, k.robinsbrowne@unimelb.edu.au 2 University of Queensland Medical School; 288 Herston Road, Herston, Qld,...
  • September 22, 2016
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Justin Oakley1 1 Centre for Human Bioethics, Monash University, Victoria 3800. justin.oakley@monash.edu Several philosophers have recently developed accounts of virtue ethics which are more empirically-informed than previous versions of this approach. In doing so, they have argued for a comprehensive...
  • September 22, 2016
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Lynley Anderson1, Althea Blakey2, Kelby Smith-Han3, Tim Wilkinson4, Liz Berryman5 1 Bioethics Centre, University of Otago, PO Box 56 Dunedin, lynley.anderson@otago.ac.nz 2 Bioethics Centre, University of Otago, PO Box 56 Dunedin, althea.blakey@otago.ac.nz 3 Anatomy Department, University of Otago, PO Box...
  • September 22, 2016
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Rosalind McDougall1,2 1 Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne VIC 3010, rmcdo@unimelb.edu.au 2 Children’s Bioethics Centre, Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne Medical internship has long been the subject of sociological study. However, ethical analysis of this crucial...
  • September 22, 2016
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Fiona McDonald1,2, Christy Simpson2,1, 1 Australian Centre for Health Law Research, Queensland University of Technology, C Block, Gardens Point Campus, GPO Box 2434 Brisbane Queensland 4001 2 Department of Bioethics, Dalhousie University 5849 University Avenue, Room C-315, CRC Bldg, PO...
  • September 22, 2016
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Dr Alastair Macdonald1 1CCDHB- Wellington Hospital In recent years the sophistication and utility of mobile phones has been remarkable as has their ubiquity. These developments have enabled patients/family or their whanau, to covertly and easily record clinical encounters. If health...
  • September 22, 2016
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Jennifer (Jenny) Jones1, Professor Amanda Henderson2, Assoc Professor Marion Mitchell3, Petra Strube4, Dr Sarah Winch5 1 Clinical Ethics Coordinator, Metro South Clinical Ethics Service, Metro South Health 2 Griffith University, Brisbane 3 Griffith University, Brisbane and Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane 4 Princess Alexandra Hospital,...
  • September 22, 2016
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