Medical Ethics Library

Ethics Textbooks


Patrimony
Roth, Philip
N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1991

Standard of Care: The Law of American Bioethics
Annas, George J.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1993

Psychiatric Ethics. 2nd ed. Block, Sidney - editor
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1993

Ethical Issues in Neurology
Bernat, James L.
Boston: Butterworth-Heinemann, 1994

The Virtues in Medical Practice
Pellegrino, Edmund D. et al.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1993

Principles of Biomedical Ethics. 4th ed.
Beauchamp, Tom L. et al.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1994

Ethics in Nursing Benjamin, Martin et al.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1992

The Nazi Doctors and the Nuremberg Code
Annas, George J. et al.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1992

Medicine and Moral Reasoning
Fulford, KWM et al., editors
Cambridge; N.Y.: Cambridge University Press, 1994

Life and Death: Philosophical Essays in Biomedical Ethics
Brock, Dan W.
Cambridge; N.Y.: Cambridge University Press, 1993

Just Health Care
Daniels, Norman
Cambridge; N.Y.: Cambridge University Press, 1985

A Philosophical Basis of Medical Practice Pellegrino, Edmund D. et al.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1981

The Cambridge World History of Human Disease
Kiple, Kenneth - editor
Cambridge; N.Y.: Cambridge University Press, 1993

Encyclopedia of Bioethics. 5 vols. Reich, Warren Thomas - editor-in-chief
N.Y.: Simon & Schuster, 1995

How We Die Nuland, Sherwin B.
N.Y.: Vintage Books, 1993

Healthcare Ethics: A Theological Analysis
Ashley, Benedict M.
St. Louis, MO: Catholic Health Association of the United States, 1989

The Foundations of Bioethics
Engelhardt, H. Tristram Jr.
2nd ed. N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1996

Ethics and the Elderly
Wicclair, Mark R.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1993

Medicine, Money and Morals: Physicians' Conflicts of Interest
Rodwin, Marc A.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1993

The Least Worst Death: Essays in Bioethics on the End of Life
Battin, Margaret Pabst
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1994

Feminism and Bioethics: Beyond Reproduction
Wolf, Susan M. - editor
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1996

Ethics in Obstetrics and Gynecology
McCullough, Laurence B. et al.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1994

The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine
Cassell, Eric J.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1991

Moral Matters: Ethical Issues in Medicine and the Life Sciences
Caplan, Arthur
N.Y.: John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1995

The Tyranny of the Normal: An Anthology
Donley, Carol & Sheryl Buckley - editors
Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1996

Modern Medicine and Jewish Ethics. 2nd revised & augmented edition
Rosener, Fred
N.Y.: Yeshiva University Press, 1991

Nursing Ethics: Therapeutic Caring Presence
Bishop, Anne H. & John R. Scudder, Jr.
Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 1996

Medical Ethics. 2d ed.
Veatch, Robert M. - editor
Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 1997

Bioethics: A Committee Approach
Minogue, Brendan
Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 1996

Literature and Aging: An Anthology
Kohn, Martin et al.
Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1992

Clinical Decision Making: From Theory to Practice
Eddy, David M.
Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 1996

Bioethics: An Introduction to the History, Methods, and Practice
Jecker, Nancy S. et al.
Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 1997

Deciding for Others: the Ethics of Surrogate Decision Making
Buchanan, Allen E.
Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1990

Transcultural Dimensions in Medical Ethics
Pellegrino, Edmund et al., editors.
Frederick, Md: University Publishing Group, 1992.

Developing a Code of Ethics in Research: A Guide for Scientific Societies
Association of American Medical Colleges
Washington D.C.: AAMC, 1997.

Medical Ethics in Practice
Bard, Terry R.
N.Y.: Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, 1990.

A History and Theory of Informed Consent
Faden, Ruth R. et al.
N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1986.

Life Support: Three Nurses on the Front Lines
Gordon, Suzanne
Boston: Little Brown and Co., 1997.

Approaching Death: Improving Care at the End of Life
Committee on Care at the End of Life
Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press, 1997.

Embryo Experimentation: Ethical, Legal and Social Issues
Singer, Peter et al., eds.
N.Y.: Cambridge University Press, 1990.

Assisted Reproductive Technologies: Analysis and Recommendations for Public Policy
New York State Task Force on Life and the Law
N.Y.: Task Force on Life and the Law, 1998.

Assessing Competence to Consent to Treatment: A Guide for Physicians and Other Health Professionals
Grisso, Thomas and Paul S. Appelbaum
N.Y: Oxford University Press, 1998.

Textbook of Healthcare Ethics
Loewy, Erich H.
N.Y.: Plenum Press, 1996.

 

Ethics Lecture Series Videos

Ethical Aspects of the Silicone Breast Implant
Sharon Webb, M.D.

Narrative in the Doctor-Patient Relationship
Howard Brody, M.D.

Medical Ambivalence toward Death
David Callahan, Ph.D., The Hastings Center

Catholic Ethics in a Pluralistic Society
James A. O'Donohoe, J.C.D.

Physicians Participation in War
Jennifer Leaning, M.D.

Developing the Clinton Reform Plan
Dan Brock, Ph.D.

Medical Goals and the Non-Compliant Patient
Rabbi Terry Bard

HIV Testing
Marcia Angell, M.D.

Allocating Health Care Resources for National Health Reform
Ezekial Emmanuel, M.D.

Sexual Contact and Romantic Relations between Doctors and Patients

Caring for the Nearly Dead
Baruch A. Brody, Ph.D.

Treating Pain: Legal and Ethical Aspects
Fenella Rouse, J.D.

Should Health Care Professionals always Tell the Truth
Sara T. Fry, Ph.D., R.N.

Ethical Conflicts and Managed Care
Troyen Brennan, J.D., M.D.

Withholding and Withdrawing Treatment: The New Lahey Clinic Policy - A Panel Discussion

The Components of Good Medical Care
Lahey Clinic Section of Medical Ethics Panel Discussion

Patient Confidentiality and the Electronic Medical Record
Beverly Woodward, Ph.D.

The Persistent Vegetative State
James L. Bernat, M.D.

Ethics and the Use of Fetal Organs Arthur Caplan, Ph.D.

The Case of Brophy vs New England Sinai Hospital
Patricia Brophy

The Nature of Morality
Bernard Gert, Ph.D.

The Rise and Fall of the Cigarette: Ethics, Industry and Public Health
Allan Brandt, Ph.D.

Competency
Mary Anna Sullivan, M.D. and David Gould, J.D.

Palliative Care
J. Andrews Billings, M.D., Director - MGH Palliative Care Service

The Schriver Center Ethics Lecture
Dorothy Wertz, Ph.D.

Patient Rights in Managed Care George Annas, JD, MPH