, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp 129-143

Ethical dimensions of diagnosis: A case study and analysis

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A rational reconstruction of the role of moral values in diagnostic reasoning is undertaken. In the context of a case study it is shown how value and ethical considerations come into play in the complex course of making diagnostic and therapeutic decisions.