Practical Decision Making in Health Care Ethics Cases and Concepts by Raymond J. Devettere

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Published by Georgetown University Press .

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Subjects:

  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Ethics,
  • Decision making,
  • Medical Ethics

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages639
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Open LibraryOL9631233M
ISBN 100878407634
ISBN 109780878407637

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Devettere's approach is not based on an ethics of abstract obligations and duties, but, following Aristotle, on how to live a fulfilled and happy life -- in short, an ethics of personal. My colleagues and I in Birmingham are always on the lookout for an undergraduate textbook for our medical students, which was why I agreed to review this book.

By and large it is pitched at an undergraduate audience and covers many of the areas that one might expect to find in a UK undergraduate medical course (consent, making decisions for the Author: Heather Draper.

This book claims to offer a new, virtue-theoretic approach to decision making in healthcare ethics. The author emphasises what he calls prudential reasoning – we ask what we could do to live well. After outlining this approach, the book discusses various issues in healthcare ethics. In each chapter, several real-life cases are.

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Devettere intends the book to be read as an alternative to the various obligation-based, principles-oriented approaches that have dominated the field of healthcare ethics since the.

For more than twenty years Practical Decision Making in Health Care Ethics has offered scholars and students a highly accessible and teachable alternative to the dominant principle-based theories in the field.

Raymond J. Devettere's approach is not based on an ethics of abstract obligations and duties but, following Aristotle, on how to live a fulfilled and happy life ― in Cited by: 3.

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Raymond J. Devettere's approach is not based on an ethics of abstract obligations and duties but, following Aristotle, on how to live a fulfilled and happy life—in short.

For nearly fifteen years Practical Decision Making in Health Care Ethics has offered scholars and students a highly accessible and teachable alternative to the dominant principle-based theories in the field.

Devettere's approach is not based on an ethics of abstract obligations and duties, but, following Aristotle, on how to live a fulfilled and happy life--in short, an/5.

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Devettere and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The book is clearly and accessibly written. The case descriptions and the factual/historical background discussions are interesting and informative.

Chapter 3, about the language of healthcare ethics, is particularly good, as are the discussions about informed consent and proxy decision making in Chapters 4 and 5. Case Studies - Helping the Care Team Help Patient Patti Patti, a year old woman with history of asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, hepatitis C and substance abuse, presented to the emergency department after cardiac arrest at home with subsequent return of.

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