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The Resource Euthanasia : the good of the patient, the good of society, [edited by] Robert I. Misbin

Euthanasia : the good of the patient, the good of society, [edited by] Robert I. Misbin

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Euthanasia : the good of the patient, the good of society
Title
Euthanasia
Title remainder
the good of the patient, the good of society
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Robert I. Misbin
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MoSU-L
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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Misbin, Robert I
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  • Euthanasia
  • Right to die
  • Euthanasia
  • Right to die
  • Euthanasia
  • Right to die
Label
Euthanasia : the good of the patient, the good of society, [edited by] Robert I. Misbin
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1. Euthanasia in the United States? Physicians' responses. 1. Physician responsibility for euthanasia / Peter Angelos -- 2. Doctors must not kill / Edmund D. Pellegrino -- 3. Quality of mercy : examination of the proposition "Doctors must not kill" / Fredrick R. Abrams -- Part 2. Euthanasia in the Netherlands. 4. Euthanasia in the Netherlands : brief historical review and present situation / Else Borst-Eilers -- 5. What the law allows : legal aspects of euthanasia on request in the Netherlands / J.K.M. Gevers -- 6. Physician's responsibility to help a patient die / Pieter V. Admiraal -- 7. Active euthanasia : is mercy killing the killing of mercy? / D.J. Bakker -- 8. Should we copy the Dutch? The Netherland's practice of voluntary euthanasia as a model for the United States / Margaret Pabst Battin --
  • Part 3. Do-not-resuscitate orders. 9. Impact of the New York State do-not-resuscitate law on clinical practice in a cancer research institution / the Ethics Group of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center -- 10. Should a terminally ill patient have the right to demand resuscitation? / Howard Brody -- 11. Preserving the professional ethics : physicians are not obligated to attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation / Nanette B. Hoffman -- 12. Hidden issue in futility judgments : justifying turning the traditional logic of beneficence on its head / Laurence B. McCullough -- Part 4. Legal, ethical, and religious issues. 13. From "natural death" to "aid in dying" : reflections on the American judicial experience / Edward R. Grant and Clarke D. Forsythe -- 14. Sovereignty, stewardship, and the self : religious perspectives on euthanasia / Courtney S. Campbell -- 15. The historical and religious framework for euthanasia in the Netherlands / Titia H.C. Bueller -- 16. Physician-assisted suicide and the suicide machine / Ronald F. White -- 17. Federal policy regarding end-of-life decisions / Mitchell M. Handelsman -- Appendix. Summary of California Proposition 161
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 223 pages
Isbn
9781555720179
Lccn
93244047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
95-B851
Label
Euthanasia : the good of the patient, the good of society, [edited by] Robert I. Misbin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 1. Euthanasia in the United States? Physicians' responses. 1. Physician responsibility for euthanasia / Peter Angelos -- 2. Doctors must not kill / Edmund D. Pellegrino -- 3. Quality of mercy : examination of the proposition "Doctors must not kill" / Fredrick R. Abrams -- Part 2. Euthanasia in the Netherlands. 4. Euthanasia in the Netherlands : brief historical review and present situation / Else Borst-Eilers -- 5. What the law allows : legal aspects of euthanasia on request in the Netherlands / J.K.M. Gevers -- 6. Physician's responsibility to help a patient die / Pieter V. Admiraal -- 7. Active euthanasia : is mercy killing the killing of mercy? / D.J. Bakker -- 8. Should we copy the Dutch? The Netherland's practice of voluntary euthanasia as a model for the United States / Margaret Pabst Battin --
  • Part 3. Do-not-resuscitate orders. 9. Impact of the New York State do-not-resuscitate law on clinical practice in a cancer research institution / the Ethics Group of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center -- 10. Should a terminally ill patient have the right to demand resuscitation? / Howard Brody -- 11. Preserving the professional ethics : physicians are not obligated to attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation / Nanette B. Hoffman -- 12. Hidden issue in futility judgments : justifying turning the traditional logic of beneficence on its head / Laurence B. McCullough -- Part 4. Legal, ethical, and religious issues. 13. From "natural death" to "aid in dying" : reflections on the American judicial experience / Edward R. Grant and Clarke D. Forsythe -- 14. Sovereignty, stewardship, and the self : religious perspectives on euthanasia / Courtney S. Campbell -- 15. The historical and religious framework for euthanasia in the Netherlands / Titia H.C. Bueller -- 16. Physician-assisted suicide and the suicide machine / Ronald F. White -- 17. Federal policy regarding end-of-life decisions / Mitchell M. Handelsman -- Appendix. Summary of California Proposition 161
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 223 pages
Isbn
9781555720179
Lccn
93244047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
95-B851

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