bioethics

July 6, 2022

Bioethicist offers reasons to have a document that would guide global distribution of vaccines and medications during pandemics.

May 10, 2022

An analysis suggests that other criteria have a more ethical basis to help decide which patients to prioritize for lifesaving care.

April 25, 2022

If medication supplies dwindle, hospitals worldwide should prioritize health equity and people at greatest risk, a new paper argues.

November 15, 2021

A journal essay argues that Western societies could benefit from acknowledging social robots' relational value.

October 8, 2021

Millions of people in low-income countries should have basic vaccine protection first, two bioethicists argue.

July 11, 2021

Temporarily setting aside an intellectual property pact to speed global COVID-19 vaccinations is the right thing to do, two bioethicists write.

April 14, 2021

Nancy Jecker will encourage the embrace of regional values, not U.S. ideals, in the University of Johannesburg's first bioethics course.

April 5, 2021

For some people, offers of gifts and cash will be ‘undue inducements’ that challenge their personal autonomy, the author writes.

May 3, 2021

An analysis argues that embracing an African-based ethic of solidarity will yield a fairer global response to disease outbreaks.

November 2, 2020

Jonsen co-authored scholarly texts and guidance considered essential to human-subjects research and to physicians’ decision-making.

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