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Title Ethical deliberation in multi-professional health care teams / edited by Hubert Doucet, Jean-Marc Larouche, Kenneth R. Melchin
Published Ottawa [Ont.] : University of Ottawa Press, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (290 pages)
Contents Table of Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1 Historical Context: Deliberation and Methodology in Bioethics; Part 1 Implicit Ethics of Professionals in the Field of Pediatric Chronic Care; Introduction to Part 1; Chapter 2 The Nurse as Moral Agent; Chapter 3 The Physician as Moral Agent; Chapter 4 The Social Worker as Moral Agent; Chapter 5 Synthesis of Part 1; Part 2 Ethical Deliberation: Theoretical Perspectives from the Fields of Ethics and Conflict Studies; Introduction to Part 2; Chapter 6 Theories of Discourse Ethics
Appendix C: Case Studies for the Action Research of Part 3Bibliography
Chapter 7 The Cognitional Theory of Bernard Lonergan and the Structure of Ethical DeliberationChapter 8 Value Conflicts in Health Care Teams; Conclusion to Part 2; Part 3 Action Research: Ethical Deliberation in Multiprofessional Health Care Teams; Introduction to Part 3; Chapter 9 Action Research on Ethical Deliberation; Chapter 10 Guide for Ethical Deliberation; Chapter 11 Thinking About Ethical Deliberation; Concluding Reflections; Appendix A: Database for Documentary Analysis of Part 1; Appendix B: Analytical Grid for the Action Research of Part 3
Summary This study analyzes both pragmatic and theoretical perspectives of ethical deliberation, as well as the professional and philosophical backgrounds for the ethical deliberation of social workers, nurses and doctors working in the field of chronic illness. In doing so, this volume expands the scope of current research through an analysis of the process and its dynamics
Notes "A project of the Saint Paul University Centre for Techno-Ethics."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Chronically ill children -- Care -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Medical ethics.
Ethics, Clinical.
Ethics, Medical.
Ethics, Professional.
Interprofessional Relations -- ethics.
Chronic Disease.
Decision Making.
Group Processes.
Patient Care Team.
Professional Role.
Form Electronic book
Author Doucet, Hubert, 1938-
Larouche, Jean-Marc, 1955-
Melchin, Kenneth R., 1949-
Saint Paul University (Ottawa, Ont.). Centre for Techno-Ethics.
ISBN 0776615882 (electronic bk.)
9780776615882 (electronic bk.)