Subject: Informed Consent

Informed Consent

Risking Death over Debt:The Moral Distress of EMTs Treating Patients Afraid of Medical Bil...

In the USA, some patients in emergency situations refuse treatment because they’re scared of medical bills. Even if they...

June 23, 2023

COVID-19 pandemic, Environmental Ethics, Ethics, Informed Consent, Justice

Environmental Toxins Are a Threat to Informed Consent and Justice. How is Bioethics Going ...

by Keisha Ray PhD and Jane Cooper MBE One of the inequities to come out of the Covid-19 pandemic is an increase in the d...

June 28, 2021

Informed Consent, Research Ethics

Participant Reactions to a Literacy-Focused, Web-Based Informed Consent Approach for a Genomic Implementation Study

Abstract ndaries. There is a move toward self-directed, web-based research enrollment, but more evidence is needed about...

Publish date:
1st January 1970
Informed Consent, Justice, Privacy, Public Health

We Are People, Not Clusters!

Abstract As advocates and scholars, including people living with HIV, we have been engaged in a critical debate over mol...

Publish date:
1st January 1970
Gender Disparities, Informed Consent, Justice, Professionalism, Reproductive Ethics, Social Justice, Vulnerable Populations

Doctor Performs Hysterectomies on Immigrant Detainees

by Craig Klugman In a startling whistleblower report, Dawn Looten who is a licensed nurse practitioner at the Irwin Coun...

September 17, 2020

Gender Disparities, Informed Consent, Media, Politics, Privacy, Social Media

#MedBikini: A Lesson in Irony and the Pitfalls of Policing Professionalism

by Andrew Helmers, MDCM, MHSc (Bioethics), MSc, FRCPC The Journal of Vascular Surgery (and Irony) published a rather odd...

July 27, 2020

End of Life Care, Informed Consent, Technology

Improving the Informed Consent Process for Seniors Regarding AICDs: The Need for Bioethici...

by Arnold R. Eiser, MD MACP Our healthcare system is failing our most senior citizens by assuming they want and need to ...

July 17, 2020

Informed Consent, Pediatrics, Pharmaceuticals, Professional Ethics, Professionalism

Shared Decision Making with Pediatric Medications

by Amy C. Reese, Pharm.D. My pharmacy received a prescription for prednisolone solution written for a 5-year-old patient...

July 6, 2020

Informed Consent, Neuroethics, Philosophy & Ethics

Brain Death Testing: Time for National Uniformity

Abstract It is time to revise the Uniform Determination of Death Act (UDDA) to assure a consistent nationwide approach t...

Publish date:
1st January 1970
Clinical Ethics, Clinical Trials & Studies, Decision making, Health Care, Informed Consent, Research Ethics, Social Media

A Novel Approach Using Social Media to Solve Medical Ethical Dilemmas and Legal Risks in t...

by Jing Wan,Yuqiong Huang, Amaneh Abdel Hafez Aljaafreh, Dandan Dong, Yali Cong , Jun Lin, Hongxiang Chen COVID-19 is an...

May 21, 2020

Editorial-AJOB, Global Ethics, Informed Consent, Research Ethics

The Role of Solidarity in Research in Global Health Emergencies

by Katharine Wright & Julian Sheather Pratt et al. highlight important ways in which solidarity between researchers ...

May 11, 2020

Editorial-AJOB, Informed Consent

Better Consent—and Not Just for When Time Is Short

by Jerry Menikoff, MD, JD In a world with far too much dissonance, sometimes things nonetheless manage to come together....

May 8, 2020

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