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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1257536
Description: Recently, concerns have been raised about the phenomenon of ‘overdiagnosis’, the diagnosis of a condition that is not causing harm, and will not come to cause harm. Along with practical, ethical, and ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/323679
Description: Many health care systems include programs that allow patients in exceptional circumstances to access medical interventions of as yet unproven benefit. In this article we consider the ethical justifica ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/322794
Description: Surgery is an important part of contemporary health care, but currently much of surgery lacks a strong evidence base. Uptake of evidence-based medicine (EBM) methods within surgical research and among ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy | memory | neuroethics | persons | self | truth
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/196238
Description: Recent evidence from the neurosciences and cognitive sciences provides some support for a narrative theory of self-understanding. However, it also suggests that narrative self-understanding is unlikel ... More
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 220100 Applied Ethics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/101630
Description: Neil Levy argues that while addicts who believe they are not addicts are self-deceived, addicts who believe they are addicts are just as self-deceived. Such persons accept a false belief that their ad ... More
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