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Failure to Thrive or Refusal to Adapt? Missing Links in the Evolution from Ethics Committee to Ethics Program

  • Walter Davis


Healthcare Organization Clinical Ethic Ethic Consultation Ethic Program Moral Distress 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Biomedical EthicsUniversity of VirginiaCharlottesvilleUSA

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