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Moral challenges in managed care
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2015-11-26)
Managed healthcare in South Africa is faced with complex moral challenges, where different stakeholders appeal to different ethics principles to guide decision-making. The traditional bio-medical ethics principles of ...
Identity, personhood and power : a critical analysis of the principle of respect for autonomy and the idea of informed consent, and their implementation in an androgynous and multicultural society
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Autonomy and informed consent are two interrelated concepts given much prominence in contemporary biomedical discourse. The word autonomy, from the Greek autos (self) and nomos (rule), originally referred ...
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 ...
Biomediese verbetering : maakbaarheid of onttowering?
(Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns, 2012-12)
This essay examines some of the most important ethical questions surrounding biomedical enhancement in the light of the question whether such enhancement does not specifically add to the disenchantment problematic in ...
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 ...
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 ...