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Presents both a practical and theoretical view of medical ethics. Using case studies, it presents the dilemmas associated with such issues as surrogate parenthood, organ transplantation, and living wills. Appendices provide such items as a patient's bill of rights, a living will, and the American Medical Association statement on withholding or withdrawing of life-prolonging medical treatment.
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Making Medical Decisions: How to Make Difficult Medical and Ethical Choices for Yourself and Your Family.. Ann Intern Med. 1991;114:827. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-114-9-827_4
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1991;114(9):827.
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Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
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