Ethics and neurology in the Islamic world. Continuity and change
The continuous developments in medicine and, consequently, in medical ethics, create new questions for Muslim physicians, medical jurists and religious authorities. This paper focuses on some aspects of Islamic medical ethics, with particular references to neuroethics, in the light of past and present Muslim literature.
Key wordsNeuroethics Islamic medicine Ethics
Le continue scoperte in campo medico creano problemi d’ordine etico a medici, giuristi e autorità religiose del mondo islamico. Questo articolo esamina alcuni aspetti dell’etica medica, con particolare riferimento alla neuroetica, alla luce della letteratura islamica passata e presente.
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