Ethics and Professionalism: A Guide for the Physician Assistant / Edition 1

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The “first of its kind”—a case-based ethics text designed specifically for PAs!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780803613386
  • Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
  • Publication date: 8/28/2007
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 496
  • Sales rank: 376,271
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

  1. Ethics and the Physician Assistant Student

    — James E. Meyer, MD

  2. Ethical Decision Making and Ethical Principles

    — Therese Jones, PhD

  3. Ethics of Everyday Practice

    — Michael. Potts, PhD

  4. Clinical Ethical Case Discussions

    —F.J.Gianola, PA-C

    Case 1 Compelled Birth Control in a Minor

    Case 2 Somatizing Patient

    Case 3 Addition and Autonomy

    Case 4 Informed Consent, Culture, Sex, and Language

    Case 5 Pain and Suffering in Cancer Clinical Trials

  5. Ethics of Caring for a Diverse Population

    Peter M. Sanford, MPH, PA-C

  6. Religious Ethical Considerations

    —Danny L. Franke, PhD

  7. Ethical Decisions Near The End-of-Life

    —Moria Fordyce, MD

  8. Ethical Considerations of Provider-Patient Challenges

    —Elin Otterbourg, PhD, PA-C

  9. Ethics and State Regulation of PA Practice

    —Randy Danielsen, PhD, PA-C, Ann Davis, PA-C

  10. Applying for a License and Appearing Before a Regulatory Board

    — Barry A. Cassidy, PhD, PA-C



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