Ethical problems in dialysis and transplantation

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ISBN: 978-90-481-4131-9 (Print) 978-94-015-7969-8 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. The principles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-19

      The search for a universal system of ethics: post-modern disappointments and contemporary possibilities

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      Pages 21-34

      Theories of justice

  3. Selection and commercialization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 35-35

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      Pages 37-52

      Ethics issues in selection for dialysis and transplantation: the duty of advocacy

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      Pages 53-60

      From him that hath not

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      Pages 61-71

      Commercialization: the buying or selling of kidneys

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      Pages 73-90

      ‘For-profit’ and ‘not-for-profit’ dialysis: cost cutting and solutions in the USA

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      Pages 91-100

      Physicians and industry: can professional integrity be maintained?

  4. Stopping treatment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-116

      Practical aspects of stopping dialysis and cultural differences

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      Pages 117-125

      Religious aspects of stopping treatment

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      Pages 127-142

      Legal aspects of stopping dialysis

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      Pages 143-151

      An ethical analysis of stopping treatment

  5. Different views from different countries

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Pages 155-161

      A perspective on reality

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      Pages 163-168

      The argument against the unrelated live donor

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      Pages 169-182

      Ethical problems in dialysis and transplantation: Africa

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      Pages 183-188

      Japanese view on life and organ transplantation

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      Pages 189-200

      A different view from different countries: Eastern Europe

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      Pages 201-226

      A different view from different countries: United Kingdom

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      Pages 227-235

      Ethical problems in renal dialysis and transplantation: Chinese perspective

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 237-238