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Author Coughlin, Steven S. (Steven Scott), 1957-

Title Case studies in public health ethics [electronic resource] / Steven S. Coughlin.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : American Public Health Association, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description vi, 139 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Case analysis and moral reasoning -- Privacy and confidentiality protection -- Informed consent in public health research -- Randomized controlled trials -- Committee review and the institutional review board system -- Scientific misconduct in public health research -- Conflicting interests and research sponsorship -- Intellectual property and data sharing -- Publication and interpretation of research -- Communication responsibilities of public health professionals -- Public health practice -- Studies of vulnerable populations -- Cross-cultural research -- International health research -- Genetic research and testing -- AIDS prevention and treatment -- Allocation of scarce resources and health care reform.
Summary "This new edition covers issues of privacy and confidentiality protection, informed consent in public health research, the ethics of randomized trials, vulnerable populations, genetic discrimination, AIDS prevention and treatment, health care reform, scientific misconduct, conflicts of interest, intellectual property, and more."--Publisher's description.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Public health -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Case studies.
Medical ethics -- Case studies.
Epidemiology -- Research -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author American Public Health Association.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780875531946 (alk. paper)
0875531946 (alk. paper)
9780875532547 (e-book)

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