Ethical Issues in Cancer Patient Care

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ISBN: 978-1-4757-3046-3 (Print) 978-1-4757-3044-9 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-11

    Physicians and Cancer Patients: Communication and Advance Directives

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    Pages 13-21

    Information is not Enough: The Place of Statistics in the Doctor-Patient Relationship

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    Pages 23-37

    Cross-Cultural Issues in Caring for Patients with Cancer

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    Pages 39-47

    Religious/Spiritual Concerns in Caring For the Cancer Patient

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    Pages 49-63

    Are there Limits to Oncology Care? (Futility)

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    Pages 65-76

    Role of Palliative Medicine in Cancer Patient Care

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    Pages 77-89

    Informed Consent, The Cancer Patient, And Phase I Clinical Trials

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    Pages 91-98

    The Ethical Lessons of Managed Care Applied to Clinical Trials

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    Pages 99-135

    Kids and Cancer: Ethical Issues in Treating the Pediatric Oncology Patient

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    Pages 137-149

    Does Reimbursement Affect Physician Decision Making?

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 151-152