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Title Individualized medicine between hype and hope : exploring ethical and societal challenges for healthcare / edited by Peter Dabrock, Matthias Braun, Jens Ried
Published Z├╝rich : Lit, [2012]


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Description ii, 238 pages
Contents Machine generated contents note: The Constructed Reality of the So-Called Individualized Medicine -- Socio-Ethical and Theological Comments / Peter Dabrock -- Personalized Medicine as Encouragement and Discouragement of Patient Autonomy / Diana Aurenque -- Personalized Healthcare: Focus on Individuality / Harald Matern -- Stratified Medicine: The Upholding of Eugenic Ideals? / Reinhard Heil -- Patients' Self-determination in "Personalized Medicine": The Case of Whole Genome Sequencing and Tissue Banking in Oncology / Jochen Vollmann -- "Everything Better than 50% Is Better than Now" / Arndt Hessling -- On the Value of Privacy in Individualized Medicine / Arndt Bialobrzeski -- Public Health -- It Is Running Through My Veins: Personalized Medicine and Individual Responsibility for Health / Kyle B. Brothers -- Can Objections to Individualized Medicine be Justified? / Tobias Fischer -- Person at Genetic Risk? Ethical and Social Challenges in Individualized Medicine / Jens Ried
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Patient-centered health care -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Biotechnology -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Precision Medicine.
Delivery of Health Care -- trends.
Genetics, Medical -- ethics.
Author Dabrock, Peter, editor
Braun, Matthias, 1984- editor
Ried, Jens, 1978- editor
LC no. 2013444170
ISBN 9783643902986 (paperback) (alkaline paper)
3643902980 (paperback) (alkaline paper)