Ethics: The Heart of Health Care
Ethics: The Heart of Health Care — a classicethics text in medical, health and nursing studies — isrecommended around the globe for its straightforward introductionto ethical analysis. In this Third Edition David Seedhouse againdemonstrates tangibly and graphically how ethics and health careare inextricably bound together, and creates a firm theoreticalbasis for practical decision-making. He not only clarifies ethicsbut, with the aid of the acclaimed Ethical Grid, teaches anessential practical skill which can be productively applied inday-to-day health care.
Completely revised and updated, this Third Edition presents anexpanded theory of ethics section, and includes comprehensive andcontemporary examples and case studies. Newly covered areintroductions to rights in health care ethics, the ethics of care,intuitionism, privacy, euthanasia, suicide and consent, and anextensive FAQ section is added.
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The Heart of Health Care Introduction to the Second Edition
The Heart of Health Care 1 Growing Pains
The Heart of Health Care 5 Persons and Potentials
The Heart of Health Care 6 Theories of Ethics
The Heart of Health Care 7 Obstacles to Clear Moral Reasoning
The Heart of Health Care 8 The Rings of Uncertainty
The Heart of Health Care 9 The Background to the Ethical Grid
The Heart of Health Care Color Plate
The Heart of Health Care 10 The Use of the Ethical Grid
The Heart of Health Care 11 The Values Exchange