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by Hannah Giunta D.O., Ph.D. & Richard Sharp, Ph.D.
In their article, MacKay and Saylor analyze the issue of fair subject selection in clinical research and suggest that this overarching principle is best understood as a collection of four sub-principles, namely fair inclusion, fair opportunity, fair burden sharing, and fair distribution of third-party risks.…Full Article
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by David Magnus, Ph.D.
Last year a bioethics colleague from another institution was expressing her frustration and doubts about the direction of the field of bioethics to me.…Full Article
You can read this editorial and other articles in this month’s issue of The American Journal of Bioethics.
by José R.…Full Article
by Suzanne van de Vathorst
In 2018, 6126 cases of physician aid in dying (PAD) (4.4% of all deaths) were reported in the Netherlands.…Full Article
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This post is presented in collaboration with the American Journal of Bioethics. You can read the entire issue by clicking here.…Full Article
by Bray Patrick-Lake MD, MSC & Jennifer C. Goldsack MS, MBA
The target article by Wiggins and Wilbanks reports on the history and typology of the models of citizen science emerging in health and biomedical research with the rapid dispersion and repurposing of technology.…Full Article
by Julian Savulescu, Ph.D., MBBS
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“Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more; it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing” (Macbeth, Act 5, Scene 5).
This blog post made available by the American Journal of Bioethics. You can read this editorial and accompanying articles here.… Full Article
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