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Examining ethical dilemmas that occur in everyday practice ...

... Examining ethical dilemmas that occur in everyday practice. A Harvard expert moderates a new column on ethical case ...

War dilemmas put medical ethics under fire | ACP Internist

Physicians debate challenges posed by war on terror and caring for enemy detainees at Guantanamo.

Son's plea to prolong life at any cost sparks ethical quandary ...

Physicians aren't obligated to provide end-of-life care that is ineffective or harmful, by Lachlan Forrow, FACP.

Internist searches for answers when test results go missing ...

An internist is surprised by a patient's previous blood work, which shows a dramatic rise in PSA levels. There is no evidence in the medical record that ...

Do placebos have a place in clinical practice? | ACP Internist

Placebo use is common in internal medicine. But is it ethical? Experts examine the disconnect between the standards of medicine, and how it's actually ...

'Futile to whom?' challenges views on reasonable recovery ...

A reader responds to a previous column that addresses how health care providers handle life-saving medical treatment despite no hope for recovery ...

Time neither heals nor absolves after romantic involvement ...

Considering a sexual relationship with a former patient, however brief the doctor's visit, raises issues after a romantic break-up.

'Preventive ethics' come into play when a DNR is confusing ...

A case study examines how a hospitalist handled confusing and conflicting demands placed by a do-not-resuscitate order.

Physician should transfer records regardless of patient's bill ...

A physician's refusal to turn over the records of a patient with an outstanding bill may be seen as abandonment.

A patient finds that his treatment is worse than the disease ...

A case study addresses ways to handle turning off an implanted cardioverter- defibrilator when a patient finds the shocks worse than the prospect of dying ...

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