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The Birth and Death of the Asylum: Blessing of Curse?
J. Richard Ciccone, M.D.
"My Child Does Not Have the Time for Your Ethics!" / The Science and Ethics of the Stem Cell Revolution
Mark David Noble, Ph.D.
The Intersection of Palliative Care and Ethics: A Case-Based Approach
Timothy E. Quill, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.P., F.A.A.H.P.M.
Ethical and Vaccine Denial" Medical Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths
Steven Novella, M.D.
Geriatrics and Jerry Seinfeld / Clinical and Ethical Issues on Ageism
Mark S. Lachs, M.D., M.P.H
Saving Lives or Selling Organs / The Ethics of Transplant Trafficking
Nancy Scheper-Huges, Ph.D
Building Better Brains: The Ethics of Neuroenhancing Drugs
Anjan Chatterjee, M.D.
Deaf Children Are Not Hearing Children Who Can't Hear
Marc Marschark, Ph.D.
Alzheimer's Disease: The Crux of Growing Old: Inevitable or Preventable?
Berislav V. Zlokovic, M.D., Ph.D.
Cochlear Implants, Cool or Not So Cool
Irene W. Leigh, Ph.D. and John B. Christiansen, Ph.D.
On the Take: Commercial Influences on Medical Practice
Jerome P. Kassirer, M.D.
Maternal-State Conflicts: Judging Drug-Using Pregnant Women
Lynn M. Paltrow, J.D.
More Than a State of Mind: Ethics and Severe Brain Injury
Joseph Fins, M.D.
Who Owns Life? and Other Controversies in Stem Cell Research
Glenn McGee, Ph.D.
Take Two Echinacea and Call Me in the Morning:
Should your physician prescribe complementary and Alternative therapies?
Karen E. Adams, M.D.
Healthcare: At What Environmental Cost? A New Frontier in Bioethics.
Andrew L. Jameton, PhD
Taking Control of Your Pain: Empowerment, Advocacy and Intervention.
Betty R. Ferrell, RN, PhD
Seeing Voices: A Journey Into the World of the Deaf
Oliver Sacks, M.D.
Animals and Humans: Bridging the Gap
Peter Singer, PhD