Ethical Challenges in Oncology

Written By Colleen Gallagher
Ethical Challenges in Oncology
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 June 2017
  • ISBN : 0128039019
  • Pages : 348 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Ethical Challenges in Oncology written by Colleen Gallagher which was release on 23 June 2017, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Ethical Challenges in Oncology: Patient Care, Research, Education, and Economics covers a wide variety of topics and viewpoints about ethical issues that arise in oncology throughout the full cancer care continuum. This book provides a holistic view on oncology ethics, incorporating the knowledge and expertise of authors from various departments and oncology specialties within the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. The first section focuses on the ethical issues associated with treating cancer patients. Next, the ethical challenges associated with oncology research, including funding, regulation, subject selection and the big picture are explored. The third section covers ethical issues associated with education in oncology as it reflects both past and future trends in developing proficient health care providers, patients and even executives. Final sections concentrate on the ethical dilemmas associated with the economic repercussions of oncology, offering thoughts on how to alleviate the ethical consequences that can arise from the global effects of cancer and cancer treatment. Each chapter includes discussion topics, answers pertinent questions and provides an ethical framework for problem- solving in each scenario. The topics uncover the ethical apprehensions and problems associated with oncology research and practice in order to determine best practices as well as provide guidance for all parties involved. Offers a diverse range of topics and viewpoints about ethical issues that arise in oncology Provides direction by bringing real issues to the forefront Contains a truly ethical approach on problems as broad as research, finance, appropriateness of care, and professional education

Ethical Challenges in Oncology

Ethical Challenges in Oncology
  • Author : Colleen Gallagher,Michael Ewer
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-06-23
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : Ethical Challenges in Oncology: Patient Care, Research, Education, and Economics covers a wide variety of topics and viewpoints about ethical issues that arise in oncology throughout the full cancer care continuum. This book provides a holistic view on oncology ethics, incorporating the knowledge and expertise of authors from various departments ...

Ethical Challenges in Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy

Ethical Challenges in Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy
  • Author : Axel W. Bauer,Ralf-Dieter Hofheinz,Jochen S. Utikal
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-05-21
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : This book presents in detail the problems and ethical challenges in daily oncological practice. In western industrialized countries, roughly 25 percent of all citizens still die from cancer. Despite significant progress in basic science and in individual areas of clinical care, even in the 21st century, being diagnosed with cancer has ...

Ethical Issues in Pediatric Hematology Oncology

Ethical Issues in Pediatric Hematology Oncology
  • Author : Kate A. Mazur,Stacey L. Berg
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-27
  • Total pages : 229
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : This book identifies the various ethical challenges that arise in pediatric hematology/oncology and provides the necessary tools to overcome these challenges. Aiming to expand upon and strengthen providers’ knowledge and experience in pediatric health care ethical issues, the text positions providers to be beneficial resources to faculty, staff, patients, ...

Ethical Issues in Cancer Patient Care

Ethical Issues in Cancer Patient Care
  • Author : Peter Angelos
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-04-17
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : This book addresses a variety of ethical issues that arise in the care of oncology patients. Many volumes have been written on medical ethics in the past 30 years. However, few have focused on ethical issues specific to the care of cancer patients. This book brings together such a focused examination. ...

The Ethical Challenges of Human Research

The Ethical Challenges of Human Research
  • Author : Franklin G. Miller
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-15
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : This book contains 22 essays on the ethics of research involving human subjects written over a 15-year period. Topics addressed include the ethics of clinical trials, controversial study designs, and informed consent....

Ethics and Oncology

Ethics and Oncology
  • Author : Monika Bobbert,Beate Herrmann,Wolfgang U. Eckart
  • Publisher : Verlag Karl Alber
  • Release Date : 2018-04-04
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : The advances in oncological therapy as well as the knowledge of the limitations to what is possible pose major ethical challenges for doctors, nurses and patients: The possibilities for treatment in oncology are expanding continuously. As a result patients are involved with increasingly complex treatment decisions, including end of life ...

Ethical Issues in Pediatric Hematology oncology

Ethical Issues in Pediatric Hematology oncology
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : This book identifies the various ethical challenges that arise in pediatric hematology/oncology and provides the necessary tools to overcome these challenges. Aiming to expand upon and strengthen providers' knowledge and experience in pediatric health care ethical issues, the text positions providers to be beneficial resources to faculty, staff, patients, ...

Ethical Challenges for Healthcare Practices at the End of Life Interdisciplinary Perspectives

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  • Author : Anna-Henrikje Seidlein,Sabine Salloch
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-01-18
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : This book presents a collection of exclusively selected manuscripts on current ethical controversies related to professional practices from an interprofessional perspective. Insights are provided into the diversity of practices and viewpoints from different countries are merged in a unique way. The book contributes to the debate on social and legal ...

Issues in Nursing by Specialty 2013 Edition

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : ScholarlyEditions
  • Release Date : 2013-05-01
  • Total pages : 936
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : Issues in Nursing by Specialty / 2013 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ book that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about School Nursing. The editors have built Issues in Nursing by Specialty: 2013 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about School Nursing in this book to be ...

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Precision Oncology and Cancer Biomarkers
  • Author : Anne Bremer,Roger Strand
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-03-29
  • Total pages : 281
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : This open access book reflects on matters of social and ethical concern raised in the daily practices of those working in and around precision oncology. Each chapter addresses the experiences, concerns and issues at stake for people who work in settings where precision oncology is practiced, enacted, imagined or discussed. ...

Oxford Textbook of Oncology

Oxford Textbook of Oncology
  • Author : David J. Kerr,Michael Baumann
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : This textbook provides current information on best practice in multidisciplinary cancer care. Divided into six sections, the contributors look at the aetiology of cancer, patient care, population health and thethe management of specific types of disease. Written and edited by internationally recognised leaders in the field, the new edition of ...

Epilepsy and Brain Tumors

Epilepsy and Brain Tumors
  • Author : Herbert B. Newton,Marta Maschio
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2015-03-06
  • Total pages : 292
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : Patients with brain tumor-related epilepsy (BTRE) suffer from two serious pathologies simultaneously – a brain tumor and a secondary form of epilepsy. Although there has been remarkable progress in BTRE research in recent years, it remains an on-going challenge for clinicians and continues to stimulate much debate in the scientific community. ...

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  • Author : Susan B. Bastable,Deborah Sopczyk,Pamela Gramet,Karen Jacobs
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2019-02-27
  • Total pages : 625
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : Written for health professionals, the Second Edition of Health Professional as Educator: Principles of Teaching and Learning focuses on the daily education of patients, clients, fellow colleagues, and students in both clinical and classroom settings. Written by renowned educators and authors from a wide range of health backgrounds, this comprehensive ...

Ethical Dilemmas in Cancer Care

Ethical Dilemmas in Cancer Care
  • Author : Basil Arnold Stoll
  • Publisher : Macmillan Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 134
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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Summary : This book looks at the different dilemmas forced on government and health professionals by the increasing use of technology in medical care, which has changed the role of the doctor, and at the escalating costs of modern high tech both in the USA and Europe....

Ethical Challenges in Health Care

Ethical Challenges in Health Care
  • Author : Vicki D. Lachman
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2009-06-15
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 0128039019
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