Ethical Dilemmas and Nursing Practice / Edition 5

Ethical Dilemmas and Nursing Practice / Edition 5

by Anne J. Davis, Deborah Fowler, Mila Aroskar
     
 

This valuable guide helps develop the critical thinking skills needed to become effective patient advocates. Pinpointing the systematic methods of reasoning through an ethical dilemma, this is the ultimate resource to resolving ethical issues in a system undergoing fundamental change. The fourth edition reflects contemporary issues such as informed consent,

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This valuable guide helps develop the critical thinking skills needed to become effective patient advocates. Pinpointing the systematic methods of reasoning through an ethical dilemma, this is the ultimate resource to resolving ethical issues in a system undergoing fundamental change. The fourth edition reflects contemporary issues such as informed consent, abortion, death and dying, and behavior control. Numerous case studies are also included

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130929730
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/27/2009
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
372,024
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Health Care Ethics and Ethical Dilemmas

2. Nursing's Ethics

3. Values Clarification, Moral Development, and Other Considerations in Understanding Health Care Ethics

4. Selected Ethical Approaches: Theories and Concepts

5. Professional Ethics and Institutional Constraints in Nursing Practice

6. Rights, Responsibilities, and Health Care

7. Self-Determination

8. Reproducing Life

9. Dying and Death

10. Behavior Control

11. Mental Retardation

12. Policy, Ethics, and Health Care

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