Military medical ethics for the 21st century / by Michael L. Gross and Don Carrick.

  • Gross, Michael L., 1954-
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Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate, 2013.

Physical description

xiii, 304 pages ; 25 cm.


Battlefield ethics -- Military medical ethics: experience from Operation Iraqi Freedom / Jacob Collen, Patrick O'Malley, Michael Roy and Laura Sessums ; Commentaries by Dawson Schultz, Marcus Adams and Craig M. Klugman -- The doctrine of double effect, utilitarianism, and the treatment of civilian casualties / Marcus Schulzke -- Civilian care in war: lessons from Afghanistan / Peter Olsthoorn and Myriame Bollen -- The limits of impartial medical treatment during armed conflict / Michael L. Gross -- Medical neutrality and the dilemmas of war / Paul Gilbert -- Revisiting medical neutrality as a moral value and as a doctrine in international law / Y. Michael Barilan and Shlomit Zuckerman -- Military medical ethics and new technologies -- Enhanced warfighters: a policy framework / Maxwell Mehlman, Patrick Lin, and Keith Abney -- Refusing to be all that you can be: regulating against forced cognitive enhancement in the military / Lauren R. Robbins -- Ethics and censorship of dual-use life science research / Michael J. Selgelid -- Biosecurity and dual-use life science research: the education module resource / Maria J. Espona -- Psychologists, torture and SERE / Jessica Wolfendale -- Patient rights, research ethics and military medical ethics education -- Rights of British military patients during peace and war / Mike Gibson -- Medical confidentiality in the military / Angus H. Ferguson -- Accidents and experiment: Nazi chemical warfare research and medical ethics during the Second World War / Ulf Schmidt -- Institutional review board specialization for non-lethal weapon research / Eric N. Erickson -- Hovering between roles: military medical ethics / Daniel Messelken and Hans-Ulrich Baer -- Teaching military medical ethics at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences / Edmund G. Howe.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.


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