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Call # R724 .S599 1998
Title Source book in bioethics : a documentary history / edited by Albert R. Jonsen, Robert M. Veatch, LeRoy Walters
Imprint Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, c1998
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Descript. ix, 510 p. ; 29 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Medical ethics -- History -- Sources
Alt Author Jonsen, Albert R
Veatch, Robert M
Walters, LeRoy
Alt Title Sourcebook in bioethics
OCLC # 37695741
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Introduction / Albert R. Jonsen1
Pt. IThe Ethics of Research with Human Subjects3
 A Short History / Albert R. Jonsen5
  The Nuremberg Code11
  Declaration of Helsinki: Recommendations Guiding Medical Doctors in Biomedical Research Involving Human Subjects13
  On the Protection of Human Subjects: U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare's Institutional Guide16
  The Belmont Report: Ethical Principles and Guidelines for the Protection of Human Subjects of Research: National Commission22
  Research on the Fetus: National Commission29
  Research Involving Children: National Commission40
  Institutional Review Boards: National Commission54
  Federal Regulations Regarding the Protection of Human Subjects of Research62
  Final Report of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study Ad Hoc Advisory Panel76
  Research on In Vitro Fertilization: Ethics Advisory Board DHEW88
  Human Fetal Tissue Transplantation Research Panel: National Institutes of Health103
Pt. IIThe Ethics of Death and Dying111
 The Ethics of Death and Dying: Changing Attitudes toward Death and Medicine / Robert M. Veatch113
  Defining Death: Medical, Legal, and Ethical Issues in the Definition of Death: President's Commission118
  In the Matter of Karen Quinlan: The Supreme Court, State of New Jersey143
  The California Natural Death Act: State of California149
  Superintendent of Belchertown State School v. Saikewicz153
  Deciding to Forego Life-Sustaining Treatment: Ethical, Medical, and Legal Issues in Treatment Decisions: President's Commission159
  In the Matter of Claire Conroy: The Supreme Court, State of New Jersey220
  Cruzan v. Director, Missouri Department of Health: U.S. Supreme Court229
  Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention and Treatment: Final Rule238
  In the Matter of Baby K247
Pt. IIIEthical Issues in Human Genetics253
 Issues in Genetics / LeRoy Walters255
  Genetic Screening: Programs, Principles, and Research260
  Screening and Counseling for Genetic Conditions: President's Commission263
  Assessing Genetic Risks: Implications for Health and Social Policy: Institute of Medicine288
  Recommendation 934: On Genetic Engineering: Council of Europe296
  Splicing Life: The Social and Ethical Issues of Genetic Engineering with Human Beings: President's Commission299
  NIH "Points to Consider" for Gene Therapy Researchers314
  Gene Therapy for Human Patients: Information for the General Public317
  Gene Therapy in Man: Recommendations of European Medical Research Councils319
  The Declaration of Inuyama: CIOMS322
  Mapping and Sequencing the Human Genome: National Academy of Sciences324
  Mapping Our Genes: The Genome Projects - How Big, How Fast?: Office of Technology Assessment327
Pt. IVEthical Issues Arising from Human Reproductive Technologies and Arrangements335
 Readings on Human Reproduction: Introduction / LeRoy Walters337
  HEW Support of Research Involving In Vitro Fertilization and Embryo Transfer: Ethics Advisory Board DHEW341
  Committee to Consider the Social, Ethical and Legal Issues Arising from In Vitro Fertilization - First Interim Report of the Waller Committee, Victoria, Australia343
  Report of the Committee of Inquiry into Human Fertilisation and Embryology: The Warnock Committee, United Kingdom347
  Ethical Considerations of the New Reproductive Technologies: American Fertility Society358
  Instruction on Respect for Human Life: The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith369
  In the Matter of Baby M, New Jersey Supreme Court376
  Infertility: Medical and Social Choices - U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment386
  Ethics of New Reproductive Technologies: The Glover Report to the European Commission395
  Ethical Issues in Surrogate Motherhood: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists398
  Proceed with Care: Final Report of the Royal Commission on New Reproductive Technologies403
Pt. VEthical Issues in the Changing Health Care System407
 The Changing Health Care Scene / Robert Veatch409
  The Uniform Anatomical Gift Act412
  Organ Transplantation: Issues and Recommendations418
  Canterbury v. Spence, District of Columbia448
  Making Health Care Decisions: The Ethical and Legal Implications of Informed Consent in the Patient-Practitioner Relationship: President's Commission463
  Tarasoff v. Regents of University of California, Supreme Court of California494
 Index505