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524 pages

8.5x11.25

241,849 words

Hardcover

6     Foundation Topics

60   Ethics Topics
66   Moral Mysteries
400 Review Questions
500 NBME-Style Clinical Vignettes

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FOUNDATION

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Shadows of Ethics: Moral Mysteries in Medicine

Enigmatic Illness: A Medical Murder Mystery

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes

Principled Puzzle: The Mysterious Case of the Ethical Dilemma

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes

Principled Pursuit: The Mysterious Case of the Four Principles

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes

Oath’s Secrets: Unraveling the Mystery of the Hippocratic Oath

Review Questions

Geneva’s Shadow: Uncovering the Dark Secrets Behind the Declaration of Geneva

Review Questions

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Bleeding Secrets: The Tragic Consequences of Illegal Abortion

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Deadly Silence: The Tragic Consequences of Failing to Report Abuse in Healthcare

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Deceptive Prescriptions: The Importance of Proper Introductions and Titles in the Medical Profession

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Documented Wishes: The Importance of Advance Directives and Durable Power of Attorney

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Ethical Dilemma: The Complexities of Assisted Suicide

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Lethal Dilemma: Examining the Medical Profession’s Stance on Executions

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Privacy Betrayal: The Importance of Chaperones and Personal Privacy in Medical Care

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Hushed Secrets: A Breach of Confidentiality

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Murky Motives: The Importance of Transparency in Managing Conflicts of Interest in Healthcare

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Deceptive Prescriptions: The Contraception Controversy

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Dignity's Demise: The Ethics of Death with Dignity and Assisted Dying

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Authority Clash: The Importance of Collaboration and Respect in Resolving Disagreements

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Vanished Directive: The Mysterious DNR Order

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Double-Effect Dilemma: The Perplexing Case of the Double-Edged Scalpel

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Email Breach: The Consequences of Negligent Email Communication in Healthcare

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Surgical Slip-up: The Importance of Transparency and Accountability

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Mercy's Dilemma: The Ethical Dilemma of Euthanasia in End-of-Life Care

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Undisclosed Motives: The Importance of Financial Disclosures in Medical Ethics

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Futile Struggle: The Ethical Dilemma of Providing Futile Treatment in Medicine

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Genetic Secrets: Genetic Discrimination and the Pursuit of Justice

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Ethical Dilemma: The Case of the Mysterious Gifts and the Importance of Medical Ethics

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Confidential Gunshots: Mandatory Reporting and Patient Confidentiality in Gunshot Wound Cases

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Mercy's Shadow: Hospice Care and Ethical Principles

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Vaccination Betrayal: The Case of the Unvaccinated Nurse

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Deadly Obligation: The Fatal Consequences of Ignoring Medical Obligations for Public Safety

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Diagnostic Deception: The Case of the Impaired Physician

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Unlawful Secrets: The Consequences of Unlawful Interrogation Practices

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Academic Assassin: The Importance of Life-Long Learning in Healthcare

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Surgical Sabotage: A Doctor’s Duty to Adhere to Standards of Care

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Privacy Betrayal: A Cautionary Tale for Healthcare Providers

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Privacy Breach: The Consequences of Violating HIPAA Law in Medical Records Access

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Parental Dilemma: When Parental Authority Clashes with Patient Autonomy

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Deadly Authority: The Deadly Consequences of Medical Authoritarianism

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Organ Deception: The Illegal Organ Trade

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Palliative Betrayal: The Importance of Palliative Care and Medication Management in Healthcare

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Abandonment Affliction: The Case of the Abandoned Patient

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Disputed Prescriptions: The Case of the Disagreeing Doctors

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Genomic Enigma: The Genomic Murder Mystery

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Autonomy Dilemma: Autonomy and Best Interests in Pregnant Patients

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Compromised Care: The Mysterious Case of the Conflicted Practitioner

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Concordance Conundrum: Racial Concordance and the Ethics of Patient Autonomy in Medicine

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Referral Ruse: The Consequences of Fee-Splitting and Improper Referrals in Medical Practice

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Contagion Conflict: Balancing Confidentiality and Public Health in Reporting Infectious Diseases

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Equipoise Enigma: The Case of Clinical Equipoise

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Consent Crisis: The Case of the Unethical Researcher

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Treatment Tragedy: The Case of the Family Treatment Gone Wrong

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Seductive Malpractice: The Case of the Unethical Practitioner

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Infection Intrigue: Managing the Ethical Considerations of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Privacy Peril: The Dangers of Social Media for Medical Professionals

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Sabotaged Sterility: Professional Obligations and Patient Autonomy in Sterilization Procedures

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Bargaining Dilemma: The Power and Limits of Collective Bargaining in Healthcare

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Injustice Unveiled: Fighting Against Structural Injustice in Healthcare

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Identity Confusion: Navigating the Complexities of Student Patient Care

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Surrogate Choices: Surrogate Decision-Making in End-of-Life Care

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Digital Deception: The Complexities of Telemedicine

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Sedation Secrets: Terminal/Palliative Sedation in End-of-Life Care

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Testimonial Deception: The Dangers of Quackery and Unethical Use of Patient Testimonials

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Torture's Betrayal: The Prohibition of Torture and Healthcare Providers’ Responsibilities

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Triage Dilemma: Balancing Needs and Limited Resource

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes

Unplugging Controversy: The Importance of Upholding Autonomy and Best Interests

1. Review Questions, 2. Clinical Vignettes, & 3. Reflection Vignettes