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Ethical Issues in Neurology

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Written by an eminent authority from the American Academy of Neurology's Committee on Ethics, Law, and Humanities, this book is an excellent text for all clinicians interested in ethical decision-making.

The book features outstanding presentations on dying and palliative care, physician-assisted suicide and voluntary active euthanasia, medical Cited by: Ethical and Legal Issues in Neurology provides a detailed review of various general aspects of neuroethics, and contains chapters dealing with a vast array of specific issues such as the role of religion, the ethics of invasive neuroscience research, and the impact of potential misconduct in neurologic practice.

The book focuses particular Format: Hardcover. by James Bernat, pp., Boston, Butterworth-Heinemann,$ Ethical Issues in Neurology amply achieves the stated goals of its author, neurologist and bioethicist James Bernat.

The book is a comprehensive and balanced account of the important ethical problems faced by neurologists and neurosurgeons in their daily practices. Author: Stuart J. Youngner. Ethical and Legal Issues in Neurology. Edited by James L.

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This important textbook on ethics in clinical neurology covers the ethical dilemmas that are becoming more and more prevalent in the neurologist's everyday practice. Among the patients a neurologist sees are those with incurable diseases, debilitatingdisorders, and diseases with concomitant psychiatric problems.

This book reviews the important works on the subject, identifies the areas of. Request PDF | Ethical issues in neurology: Third edition | Written by an eminent authority from the American Academy of Neurology's Committee on Ethics, Law, and Humanities, this book is an.

Ethical and Legal Issues in Neurology provides a detailed review of various general aspects of neuroethics, and contains chapters dealing with a vast array of specific issues such as the role of religion, the ethics of invasive neuroscience research, and the impact of potential misconduct in neurologic practice.

The book focuses particular Pages: Thinking About Ethical Issues in Neurology. James Gordon, MD, FRCPC. Virtual Mentor. ;6(8) doi: /virtualmentorfred Citation. PDF Altmetric No medical specialty addresses fundamental ethical issues more frequently than does neurology.

The reason is simple: the brain is so basic to human identity that even Author: James Gordon.

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Ethical and Legal Issues in Neurology provides a detailed review of various general aspects of neuroethics, and contains chapters dealing with a vast array of specific issues such as the role of religion, the ethics of invasive neuroscience research, and the impact of potential misconduct in neurologic practice.

The book focuses particular 5/5. The third edition of Ethical Issues in Neurology, written by a single author, is a tour de force. In its pages, readers will not only learn about ethics in neurology but also about ethics in general. As such, it is a wonderful contribution to the literature of both medical ethics and : Pat Fosarelli.

This is more than a book on ethical issues in neurology. Given the centrality of neurological issues in clinical ethics and given the many excellent chapters applicable to general clinical ethics, I am tempted to see this book as an excellent clinical ethics text with particular authority in neurological issues.

Written by an eminent authority from the American Academy of Neurology's Committee on Ethics, Law, and Humanities, this book is an excellent text for all clinicians interested in ethical decision-making. The book features outstanding presentations on dying and palliative care, physician-assisted suicide and voluntary active euthanasia, medical futility, and the relationship between ethics and Price: $ Ethical Issues in Neurology.

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Ethical Issues in Neurology, 2nd ed. by James L. Bernat, pp., Boston, Butterworth-Heinemann,$75 Book reviews are customarily about product, not process, but the way Jim Bernat created his valuable ethics text tells a lot about the book: he started writing at his office desk at about each morning, worked until it was time to go on rounds, read many hundreds of references that.

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Ethical Issues in Neurology Third edition. By James L. Bernat. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, $ ISBN E thical Issues in Neurology is firmly grounded in clinical practice and empirical data and is supported by conceptual and practical frameworks for action.

Ethical and Legal Issues in Neurology provides a detailed review of various general aspects of neuroethics, and contains chapters dealing with a vast array of specific issues such as the role of religion, the ethics of invasive neuroscience research, and the impact of potential misconduct in neurologic practice.

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Ethical problems resulting from brain research have induced the emergence of a new discipline termed neuroethics. Critical questions concern issues, such as prediction of disease, psychopharmacological enhancement of attention, memory or mood, and technologies such as psychosurgery, deep-brain stimulation or brain implants.

Neurologic diseases may lead to brain dysfunction and consequently to impairment of consciousness, cognitive decline, and emotional disturbances.

These conditions may give rise to a wide array of ethical issues. Cerebral dysfunction can be temporary but many conditions are chronic and/or progressive, and the impact of such long-lasting brain dysfunction on decision-making processes is substantial.

Ethical Issues in Neurology 3rd Edition PDF Free Download E-BOOK DESCRIPTION Publisher’s Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The new discipline of “neuroethics” has attracted a good deal of interest over the past 5 years.

Adina Roskies has suggested that the discipline be divided into two overlapping areas of interest: the ethics of neuroscience and the neuroscience of ethics.

The former concerns the ethical, legal, and social implications of conducting research in the neurosciences and applying the results of Cited by: 4. Neurology Career Center Neurology Career Center Search for neurology jobs, conveniently apply, and set up alerts to be notified when new jobs of interest are available.

Live Well Live Well Taking care of your patients starts by taking care of you. Resources for well-being and ways the AAN is working to help. By Kristina Smith and Andria Bianchi Case: Sasha is a year-old neurologist and researcher who is interested in concepts of life, death, and consciousness.

Sasha is aware of the ethical complexities that can arise in relation to death determinations, the most common of which is that some people may not recognize brain death as a [ ].

The book features outstanding presentations on dying and palliative care, physician-assisted suicide and voluntary active euthanasia, medical futility, and the relationship between ethics and the law. New chapters in this edition discuss how clinicians resolve ethical dilemmas in practice and explore ethical issues in neuroscience research.

This book examines the many ethical issues related to health and healthcare in children. It describes the field of pediatric ethics, a unique and important aspect of the discipline of bioethics, the study of moral conduct in healthcare and the rational process for determining the best course of action in the face of conflicting choices.

The book begins with an exploration of what it means to. The concern with ethical issues in neuroscience is extremely old and dates back to the philosophical and scientific traditions that originally sought to understand the relationship between the Author: Martha J.

Farah. End-of-life issues are often complex moral, ethical, or legal dilemmas, or a combination of these, regarding a patient's vital physiologic functions, medical-surgical prognosis, quality of life, and personal values and beliefs Michele P.

West, in Acute .The ethical issues related to HSR in the context of neurology are not limited to challenges involved in obtaining ongoing consent in one or two populations. Indeed, one can hardly think of a hope for alleviating neurological disorders these days without also thinking of stem cell research.Research and clinical practice with persons affected by dementia and their families present, a growing number of complex ethical issues.

1 Ethics is a. general term for exploring human values and understanding what constitutes a good and moral life. Many approaches to ethics are normative in that they examine what, is considered right, or good in a.

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