Journals Higher Education

$26.95

Paperback

29 June 2011

360 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780199840717


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Worst Case Bioethics

Death, Disaster, and Public Health

George J. Annas

  • Explores the current debates on global medical issues including national health care, experimental cancer drugs, quality of medicine and patient safety, preparation for a global flu pandemic, and regulating/outlawing cloning and germline genetic alterations.
  • Explores the current debates on global medical issues including national health care, experimental cancer drugs, quality of medicine and patient safety, preparation for a global flu pandemic, and regulating/outlawing cloning and germline genetic alterations.
  • Addresses national security issues concerning current national policies such as the best response to bioterrorism, force-feeding hunger strikers at Guantanamo, killing civilians in Afghanistan, with an emphasis on the roles played by physicians and lawyers in each.
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