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n Postmoderne uitdaging aan die 'paradigmale biomediese etiek model' met verwysing na kompleksiteitsteorie
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction From the postmodern ethical perspective [the postmodernist would say Jrom the ethical perspective], there is something suspicious and inherently unethical in a system of ethics supported ...
Responsibility in health care
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
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A decent minimum of health care in South Africa: a bioethical proposal
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
ENGLISH SUMMARY: In this thesis I identify some of the major challenges faced by the current health care system of South Africa. Thereafter conceptual analyses are done with regards to what is meant by a health care system ...
Power in the physician-patient relationship
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This paper examines aspects of power within the physicianpatient relationship. The historical development of the physician-patient relationship is briefly reviewed and some of the complexities of the ...
Die kompleksiteit van menswees in geneeskunde : 'n krities-filosofiese ondersoek
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The dehumanising of human beings which often underpins western medicine lead to this study. Moreover a predominant mechanistic and reductionist view of a human being necessitated a philosophical investigation ...
Medical futility as an action guide in neonatal end-of-life decisions
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis discusses the value of medical futility as an action guide for neonatal endof- life decisions. The concept is contextualized within the narrative of medical progress, the uncertainty of ...
Who cares? : moral reflections on business in healthcare
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This evaluation serves the purpose of illuminating concepts and ideas behind the moral impact of business values in healthcare and to establish a framework for the analysis of moral dilemmas found in ...
The impact of materialistic monism and suffering on medical students :a critique of the biomedical and biopsychosocial model of medical schools
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: On entry to medical school, students are confronted with a worldview that can be typified as materialistic monism. The student progressively becomes a materialistic monist, not only because of the teaching, ...
A dialectical interpretation of the history of Western medicine : perspectives, problems and possibilities
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2003-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The health of the medical profession hangs in the balance. Scepticism, mistrust and legal restraints have entered its hallowed corridors and are threatening its integrity and independence. There are ...
Authenticity of informed consent in anaesthesia : ethical reflection on the dilemma of informed consent in anaesthesia
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University., 2020-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Informed consent is the process by which the treating health care provider discloses appropriate information to a competent patient so that the patient may make a voluntary choice to accept or refuse ...