Ethics, Computing, and Medicine / Edition 1

Ethics, Computing, and Medicine / Edition 1

by Kenneth W. Goodman
     
 

Identifies and addresses the ethical issues that arise when intelligent machines are used in health professions.See more details below

Overview

Identifies and addresses the ethical issues that arise when intelligent machines are used in health professions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521469050
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
196
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; List of contributors; 1. Bioethics and health informatics: an introduction Kenneth W. Goodman; 2. Medical informatics and human values Terrell Ward Bynum and John L. Fodor; 3. Responsibility for computer-based decisions in health care John W. Snapper; 4. Evaluating medical information systems: social contexts and ethical challenges James G. Anderson and Carolyn E. Aydin; 5. Health care information: access, confidentiality and good practice Sheri Alpert; 6. Ethical challenges in the use of decision-support software in clinical practice Randolph A. Miller and Kenneth W. Goodman; 7. Outcomes, futility, and health policy research Kenneth W. Goodman; 8. Meta-analysis: conceptual, ethical, and policy issues Kenneth W. Goodman.

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