Drs. Brosco, Hieke, and Hopper discuss a case concerning a parent's request for surgery to repair a skull defect in child with profound disabilities. The providers were concerned that the primary purpose of the surgery was to improve appearance, and they were not sure that this reason justified the risk.
Ethical Dilemmas About Discharging Patients When There Are Disagreements Concerning Safety
Do Physicians Exert Undue Influence When Recruiting for Clinical Trials in the NICU?
Sconyers/Godfrey Ethics LectureRenee Boss, MD
Broad Consent for Research with Biospecimens and Data: Ethical and Practical Considerations
Ethical and Policy Issues in Newborn Screening for Lysosomal Storage Diseases
Treuman Katz Bioethics LectureLainie Friedman Ross, MD, PhD
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