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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
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MoSU-L
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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
Instantiates
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
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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