Readership: General readers as well as students of ethics, medicine, nursing, science in general, and medical practitioners.
Tony Hope, Ethox, Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oxford
"...engrossing taster" - Paul Nettleton, Guardian Life
1: Why is medical ethics so exciting?
3: Allocating heath resources
4: People who don't exist: at least not yet
5: A tool-box for reasoning
6: The inconsistencies of madness
7: How modern genetics is testing traditional confidentiality
8: Medical research in poor countries
9: Ordinary medical practice
Medical Ethics: A Very Short Introduction - a reading guide