Just Doctoring: Medical Ethics in the Liberal State
by Troyen Brennan
Publisher: University of California Press 1991
Number of pages: 301
Just Doctoring draws the doctor-patient relationship out of the consulting room and into the middle of the legal and political arenas where it more and more frequently appears. Arguing that changes in health care institutions and legal attention to patient rights have made conventional approaches obsolete, Troyen Brennan points the way to a new, more aware and engaged medical ethics.
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