Health Care Analysis

, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp 43–46 | Cite as

Analysing ethics

The use of numbers in ethical analysis
  • Tore Nilstun
  • Claes-Göran Westrin


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tore Nilstun
    • 1
  • Claes-Göran Westrin
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Medical EthicsLund UniversitySweden
  2. 2.Department of Social MedicineUppsala UniversitySweden

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