The Contributions of Sociology to Medical Ethics

TitleThe Contributions of Sociology to Medical Ethics
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2000
AuthorsZussman, R
JournalHastings Center Report
Volume30
Issue1
Pagination7-11
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number00930334
Accession Number3378374
KeywordsMedical , PHYSICIAN , SOCIAL
AbstractDiscusses the role of sociology in the field of medical ethics. Distinction between philosophical and social science approaches to medical ethics; Arguments on the commitment of physicians to the well-being of individual patients; Ethical issues that an empirical study of managed care might address.
NotesZussman, Robert; Source Info: Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p7; Subject Term: MEDICAL ethics; Subject Term: SOCIAL medicine; Subject Term: PHYSICIAN & patient; Subject Term: SOCIAL scientists; Number of Pages: 5p; Document Type: Article
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