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Speaking for the Dying: Life-and-Death Decisions in Intensive Care

Susan P. Shapiro, PhD Research Professor American Bar Foundation Recorded November 13, 2019 Seven in ten older Americans who require medical decisions in the final days of life lack capacity to…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on November 13th, 2019 17 plays 0  

Ending Medical Self-Regulation: Does Less Physician Control Improve Patient Safety and Protect Patient Rights?

Thaddeus Mason Pope, JD, PhD Director of the Health Law Institute Mitchell Hamline School of Law Recorded October 10, 2018 Medicine has long been one of the most self-regulating of all…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on October 10th, 2018 121 plays 0  

Pain But No Gain: Pain as a Problematic and Useless Concept?

Technical issues arose during this event that resulted in no audio in some places. Audio begins about 8 minutes in. Marleen Eijkholt, JD, PhD Assistant Professor Center for Ethics and Humanities in…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on March 14th, 2018 116 plays 0  

Moral Distress and the Limits of Ethical Empowerment

Michael Wassenaar, PhD, MDiv Clinical Ethicist at Spectrum Health System in Grand Rapids, Michigan Recorded October 27, 2010 The benefits and limitations of ethics education in a clinical context…

From  bioeth Center for Ethics on May 29th, 2015 51 plays 0