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Medical ethics and the faith factor

Robert D. Orr

Medical ethics and the faith factor

a handbook for clergy and health-care professionals

by Robert D. Orr

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Published by William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical ethics -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Ethics, Medical,
  • Religion and Medicine

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRobert D. Orr.
    SeriesA critical issues in bioethics series book, Critical issues in bioethics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR724 .O7445 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 483 p. ;
    Number of Pages483
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24061510M
    ISBN 10080286404X
    ISBN 109780802864048
    LC Control Number2009027389

      ―Robert D. Orr, MD, CM, clinical ethicist; author, Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor “As a pastor’s wife, a parent, a daughter, a granddaughter, a friend, a neighbor, and a member of the church, the issues in this book regularly loom over my life and the lives of those around me. Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor: A Handbook for Clergy and Health-Care Professionals By Robert D. Orr William B. Eerdmans, Read preview Overview The Ethics of Animal Experimentation: A Critical Analysis and Constructive Christian Proposal By Donna Yarri Oxford University Press,

    Medical Ethics: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) £ In stock. Issues in medical ethics are rarely out of the media and it is an area of ethics that has particular interest for the general public as well as the medical practitioner. This short and accessible introduction provides an invaluable tool with which to think /5(96). In recent decades the medical field has made great strides. As Catholics, we advocate for medical research to find treatments for all the diseases and injuries that afflict humans. However, the end (saving lives) does not justify any means. The possibility of curing a disease or healing an injury does not justify any means to medical research.

    Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor. By Robert D. Orr. Paperback, Published ISBN: Two Eerdmans Titles Win Christianity Today Book Awards See More. ENDURING STANDARDS Eerdmans is proud to publish many books that have remained in print for decades - true classics that have stood the test of time. Robert D. Orr, MD, CM, clinical ethicist; author, Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor “As a pastor’s wife, a parent, a daughter, a granddaughter, a friend, a neighbor, and a member of the church, the issues in this book regularly loom over my life and the lives of those around me.


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MEDICAL ETHICS AND THE FAITH FACTOR: A HANDBOOK FOR CLERGY AND HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS BY ROBERT D. ORR, MD Wm. Eerdmans Publishing, pages, $30 (paperback) Drawing on his many years of experience as a physician and as an ethicist, Dr. Robert Orr has written a useful book on covering many of the key issues in clinical ethics today.

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Replete with instructive case studies, Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor is an invaluable resource that reintroduces the human element to a discussion so often detached from the very. In this book Robert Orr draws on his extensive medical knowledge and experience to offer a wealth of guidance regarding real-life dilemmas in clinical ethics.

Replete with instructive case studies, Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor is an invaluable resource that reintroduces the human element to a discussion so often detached from the very /5(13).

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questions of fact and prognosis that physicians usually address, but. In this book Orr draws on his extensive medical knowledge and experience to offer a wealth of guidance regarding real-life dilemmas in clinical ethics. Replete with instructive case studies, Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor is an invaluable resource that reintroduced the human element to a discussion so often detached from the very people it.

(shelved 2 times as medical-ethics) avg rating —ratings — published Want to Read saving. Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor: A Handbook for Clergy and Health-Care Professionals. Ap In Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor, Robert Orr provides the overall rationale for ethical decision-making as well as for certain discrete medical issues: failure of the cardiac, pulmonary, renal, and neurologic systems; pregnancy; reproductive disorders; failure to eat, drink, or.

He has lectured widely and has authored, co-authored or co-edited five books, 16 book chapters and more than articles on ethics, ethics consultation and end-of-life care. His most recent book is Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor.

Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor: A Handbook for Clergy and Health-Care Professionals By Robert D. Orr (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans Publishing Company, ) Table of Contents Part I 1.

An Ethical Foundation 2. A Theological Foundation Part II 3. Ethical Issues in Heart Failure 4. Ethical Issues in Lung Failure 5. Ethical Issues in Kidney Failure 6.

Introduction to Medical Ethics. The approach of this course and book emphasises that the two types of s Informed consent is a key factor in modern ethical medical practice and great Author: Ray Noble.

A (very) brief review of the history of contemporary medical ethics Discussions of ethical matters in the practice of medicine date back to Hippocrates in the fifth century before Christ.

However, the era of formal medical ethics began in the early 19 th century [1] and became even more relevant to contemporary medicine as recently as the ’s.

AMA J Ethics. ;17 (5) doi: /journalofethicsspec The histories of medicine and religion have been interwoven for centuries. Many faith-based communities, organizations, and agencies established hospitals and hospices as part of their ministry.

In the modern era, however, the two became increasingly separated Cited by: 2. Medical ethics, principles, persons, and perspectives is discussed under three headings: History, Theory, and Practice.

Under Theory, the author will say something about some different approaches to the study and discussion of ethical issues in medicine—especially those based on principles, persons, or perspectives.

Under Practice, the author will discuss how one perspectives Cited by: Membership Donate to CMDA View My Shopping Cart Website Terms & Conditions Toll Free: Frequently Asked Questions Member Search Directory. you will find several case studies in the book, which are intended to Medical Ethics Manual – Foreword.

6 7 Medical Ethics Manual – Principal Features of Medical Ethics foster individual ethical reflection as well as discussion within team settings.

As physicians, we know what a privilege it is to be involved in the. Medical Ethics and the Faith Factor: The Endangered Right of Conscience by Robert D. Orr • March 2, • 0 Comments ACOG assumes that matters of conscience for the professional are matters of personal opinion rather than matters of divine or ecclesiastical authority.medical negligence arise; and (d) use of medical matters as evidence in courts for other criminal or civil proceedings such as cases of homicide, rape, wounding, workman's compensation, insurance claims and the like.

The Interaction of Law and Ethics in Medical Practice Despite their distinctive roles, law and medical ethics overlap in many Size: 37KB.