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Surrogate decision making in the internet age
[Note: The slides are not available from this event.] The technology revolution has had an enormous effect on all aspects of the practice of medicine, from record-keeping to scheduling to billing to treatments to research. ...
On wealth and wrongdoing: how social class influences unethical behavior
Social class exerts a significant influence on ethical decisions and behavior. Psychological research finds that individuals from higher social class backgrounds are more likely to prioritize themselves---their individual ...
Physician stewardship of healthcare resources
Stewardship may be defined as the judicious management of resources that others entrust to one's care. Physicians are entrusted with decision-making authority in health care; decision making that often draws on pooled ...
Pharmacy ethics: a case-based introduction
Pharmacy ethics deals with better rather than worse decision-making and the safe and effective use of drug products. Pharmacists and pharmaceutical manufacturers should struggle with their motives, intent, acts, and outcomes ...