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by Dr. John B. Dossetor OC MD PhD FRCP

  • ISBN: 0888644531
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  • Author: Dr. John B. Dossetor OC MD PhD FRCP
  • Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: The University of Alberta Press (November 1, 2005)
  • Pages: 320 pages
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Beyond The Hippocratic Oath explores little-known ethical debates that accompanied the positive medical advances, and created dilemmas for many scientists in the 1980's, as well as many other intriguing occurrences in which he played a significant role. Very strongly recommended, Beyond The Hippocratic Oath is a highly encouraged read for students of medicine, ethics, and medical history, as well as non-specialist general readers with an interest in any of these topics.

Beyond the Hippocratic Oath: A Memoir on the Rise of Modern Medical Ethics. His medical career spans decades of change as modern technology made possible more complex treatment situations

Acem, Elsa, Beyond the Hippocratic Oath: A Memoir on the Rise of Modern Medical Ethics (February 1, 2006). com/abstract 2910073. Elsa Acem (Contact Author). 8888, Succursale Centre-ville Montréal, Québec H3C 3P8 Canada

Beyond the Hippocratic Oath A Memoir on the Rise of Modern Medical . The University of Alberta Press.

Beyond the Hippocratic Oath A Memoir on the Rise of Modern Medical Ethics. In Beyond the Hippocratic Oath, Dr. John Dossetor takes an instructive approach to relating the evolution of modern medicine and Bioethics by reflecting on his own medical experiences. A pioneer in Nephrology, he was involved in early kidney transplantation and was part of the self-titled God Squad in Montreal in the 1960s.

In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Canadian Journal of Law and Society 2. (2006) 202-204John B. Dossetor Beyond th. .John B. Dossetor Beyond the Hippocratic Oath. A memoir on the rise of modern medical ethics. Alberta: The University of Alberta Press, 2005, 298 p. Elsa Acem. Published: 1 April 2006.

The subject of medical ethics has undergone enormous development in a very short time

Honesty" is the word which best describes John B. Dossetor's memoir, Beyond the Hippocratic Oath, A memoir on the rise of modern medical ethics. The subject of medical ethics has undergone enormous development in a very short time. This book is divided into three sections: the first begins with Dr. Dossetor's days at Oxford University Medical School, his ensuing residency work, as well as the two years spent in Bangalore, India as part of his military service.

In his 2005 book Beyond the Hippocratic Oath: A Memoir on the Rise of Modern Medical Ethics, Dossetor describes his oversight of skin graft experiments in Igloolik for the International Biological Program in the early 1970s.

In his 2005 book Beyond the Hippocratic Oath: A Memoir on the Rise of Modern Medical Ethics, Dossetor describes his oversight of skin graft experiments in Igloolik for the International Biological Program in the early 1970s

Hippocratic Oath- Modern Version.

Hippocratic Oath- Modern Version. I will apply, for the benefit of the sick, all measures are required, avoiding those twin traps of overtreatment and therapeutic nihilism. I will remember that there is art to medicine as well as science, and that warmth, sympathy, and understanding may outweigh the surgeon's knife or the chemist's drug.

A pioneer in kidney transplantation in Canada in the late 1950s, Dr. John Dossetor was faced with making many ethical decisions in his ground-breaking research and practice in nephrology so it was with much personal experience that he embraced the study of medical ethics in his later years. His medical career spans decades of change as modern technology made possible more complex treatment situations. His observations on his own distinguished career in medicine from his perspective as a bioethicist are instructive and informative.

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