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Papers from 2011

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Failing Those at Ground Zero… Again: American Public Health Responses to AIDS and 9/11, Autumn Fiester and Lance Wahlert

Papers from 2010

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Desktop Medicine, Jason Karlawish

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The Queering of HIV Testing Practices and the Reinforcement of Stigma, Lance Wahlert and Autumn Fiester

Papers from 2009

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Right to reform, Arthur L. Caplan

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Older Adults’ Attitudes Toward Enrollment of Noncompetent Subjects Participating in Alzheimer’s Research, Jason Karlawish, Jonathan Rubright, David Casarett, Mark Cary, Thomas Ten Have, and Pamela Sankar

Papers from 2008

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Does the biomedical revolution spell the end of sport?, Arthur L. Caplan

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A Proposed Ethical Framework for Vaccine Mandates: Competing Values and the Case of HPV, Robert I. Field and Arthur L. Caplan

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Justifying a Presumption of Restraint in Animal Biotechnology Research, Autumn Fiester

Papers from 2007

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Halfway there: the struggle to manage conflicts of interest, Arthur L. Caplan

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Casuistry and the moral continuum: Evaluating animal biotechnology, Autumn Fiester

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The Failure of the Consult Model: Why "Mediation" Should Replace "Consultation", Autumn Fiester

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The Principlist Paradigm and the Problem of the False Negative: Why the Clinical Ethics We Teach Fails Patients, Autumn Fiester

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Voting by Elderly Persons with Cognitive Impairment: Lessons from Other Democratic Nations, Jason Karlawish and Richard J. Bonnie

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The Triumph of Autonomy in Bioethics and Commercialism in American Healthcare, Jonathan Moreno

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Re-examining ethical obligations in the intensive care unit: HIV disclosure to surrogates, Anthony T. Vernillo, Paul Root Wolpe, and Scott D. Halpern

Papers from 2006

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No Method, Thus Madness?, Arthur L. Caplan

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Evaluating the Case Against Pet Cloning, Autumn Fiester

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Why the Omega-3 Piggy Should Not Go to Market, Autumn Fiester

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Review of Mark D. Bennett and Joan McIver Gibson, A Field Guide to Good Decisions: Values in Action, Vardit Ravitsky

Papers from 2005

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"Who Lost China?" A Foreshadowing of Today's Ideological Disputes in Bioethics, Arthur L. Caplan

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Creating Fido's Twin: Can Pet Cloning be Ethically Justified, Autumn Fiester

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Ethical Issues in Animal Cloning, Autumn Fiester

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A qualitative study of women’s views on medical confidentiality, G Jenkins, Jon F. Merz, and Pamela Sankar

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What Are Gene Patents and Why Are People Worried about Them?, Jon F. Merz and Mildred K. Cho

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Timers on Ventilators, Vardit Ravitsky

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Respondent Burden in Clinical Research: When Are We Asking Too Much of Subjects?, Connie M. Ulrich, Gwyneth R. Wallen, Autumn Fiester, and Christine Grady

Papers from 2004

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Monitoring and manipulating the human brain: new neuroscience technologies and their ethical implications, Martha J. Farah and Paul Root Wolpe

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Physicians and Strikes: Can a Walkout Over the Malpractice Crisis Be Ethically Justified?, Autumn Fiester

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Ethical Considerations in Treating the Horse with Laminitis, Autumn Fiester and Lori Mann

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Embryo disposal practices in IVF clinics in the United States, Andrea D. Gurmankin, Dominic Sisti, and Arthur L. Caplan

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Addressing the Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues Raised by Voting by Persons with Dementia, Jason H. Karlawish, Richard J. Bonnie, Paul S. Appelbaum, Constantine Lyketsos, Bryan James, David Knopman, Christopher Patusky, Rosalie A. Kane, and Pamela S. Karlan

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The prevalence of patent interferences in gene technology, Jon F. Merz and Michelle R. Henry

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'Iceland Inc.'?: On the ethics of commercial population genomics, Jon F. Merz, Glenn E. McGee, and Pamela Sankar

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Posthumous Reproduction Guidelines in Israel, Vardit Ravitsky

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Communication and Miscommunication in Informed Consent to Research, Pamela Sankar

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Research Issues in Genetic Testing of Adolescents for Obesity, Mary E. Segal, Pamela Sankar, and Danielle R. Reed

Papers from 2003

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Improving Informed Consent: The Medium Is Not the Message, Patricia Agre, Frances A. Campbell, Barbara D. Goldman, Nancy Kass, Maria L. Boccia, Laurence B. McCullough, Jon F. Merz, Suzanne M. Miller, Jim Mintz, Bruce Rapkin, Jeremy Sugarman, James Sorenson, and Donna Wirshing

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Brain Research and Neuroethics, Martha J. Farah, Paul Root Wolpe, and Arthur L. Caplan

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Bioethics and the Brain, Kenneth R. Foster, Paul Root Wolpe, and Arthur L. Caplan

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Israel: Bioethics in a Jewish-Democratic State, Michael L. Gross and Vardit Ravitsky

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A Pilot Survey on the Licensing of DNA Inventions, Michelle R. Henry, Mildred K. Cho, Meredith A. Weaver, and Jon F. Merz

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All Gifts Large and Small, Dana Katz, Arthur L. Caplan, and Jon F. Merz

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Human Experiments and National Security: The Need to Clarify Policy, Jonathan Moreno

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Conducting Empirical Research on Informed Consent: Challenges and Questions, Greg A. Sachs, Gavin W. Hougham, Jeremy Sugarman, Patricia Agre, Marion E. Broome, Gail Geller, Nancy Kass, Eric Kodish, Jim Mintz, Laura W. Roberts, Pamela Sankar, Laura E. Siminoff, James Sorenson, and Anita Weiss

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Review of John H. Evans, Playing God? Human Genetic Engineering and the Rationalization of Public Bioethical Debate, Paul Root Wolpe

Papers from 2002

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Bioethics Consultation in the Private Sector, Baruch Brody, Nancy Dubbler, Jeff Blustein, Arthur L. Caplan, Jeffrey P. Kahn, Nancy Kass, Bernard Lo, Jonathan Moreno, Jeremy Sugarman, and Laurie Zoloth

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Cloning Human Embryos: Decisions must not be made by private corporations behind closed doors, Arthur L. Caplan and Glenn McGee

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Solid-Organ Transplantation in HIV-Infected Patients, Scott D. Halpern, Peter A. Ubel, and Arthur L. Caplan

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The Search for a Coherent Language: The Science and Politics of Drug Testing and Approval, Jason Karlawish

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Successes and Failures of Hospital Ethics Committees: A National Survey of Ethics Committee Chairs, Glenn McGhee, Joshua P. Spanogle, Arthur L. Caplan, Dina Penny, and David A. Aasch

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Diagnostic testing fails the test: The pitfalls of patents are illustrated by the case of hemochromatosis, Jon F. Merz, Antigone T. Kriss, Debra G. B. Leonard, and Mildred K. Cho

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Protecting Subjects' Interests in Genetics Research, Jon F. Merz, David Magnus, Mildred K. Cho, and Arthur L. Caplan

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Pilot Study: Does the White Coat Influence Research Participation?, Jon F. Merz, Timothy R. Rebbeck, Pamela Sankar, and Emma A. Meagher

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A Taxonomy of Value in Clinical Research, Jonathan Moreno

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Making Sense of Consensus: Responses to Engelhardt, Hester, Kuczewski, Trotter, and Zoloth, Jonathan D. Moreno

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Genetics and Education: The Ethics of Shaping Human Identity, Vardit Ravitsky

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The Neuroscience Revolution, Paul Root Wolpe

Papers from 2001

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Open Label Extension Studies and the Ethical Design of Clinical Trials, David Cassarett, Jason Karlawish, Pamela Sankar, Karen Hirschman, and David A. Asch

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Goodbye to All That: The End to Moderate Protectionism in Human Subjects Research, Jonathan D. Moreno

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Protectionism in Research Involving Human Subjects, Jonathan D. Moreno

Papers from 1999

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What is immoral about eugenics?, Arthur L. Caplan, Glenn McGee, and David Magnus

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Critical Issues Concerning Research Involving Decisionally Impaired Persons, Jonathan D. Moreno

Papers from 1998

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What’s So Special about the Human Genome?, Arthur L. Caplan

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Paradigms for Clinical Ethics Consultation Practice, Mark Fox, Glenn McGee, and Arthur L. Caplan

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Disease Genes Are Not Patentable: A Rebuttal of McGee, Jon F. Merz

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Bioethics Inside the Beltway: IRBs Under the Microscope, Jonathan Moreno

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Regulation of Research on the Decisionally Impaired: History and Gaps in the Current Regulatory System, Jonathan D. Moreno

Papers from 1989

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The Meaning of the Holocaust for Bioethics, Arthur L. Caplan

Papers from 1988

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Professional Arrogance and Public Misunderstanding, Arthur L. Caplan

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The Bioethics of Chronic Illness, Arthur L. Caplan, Bruce Jennings, and Daniel Callahan

Papers from 1987

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Special Supplement: Ethical and Policy Issues in Rehabilitation Medicine, Arthur L. Caplan, Daniel Callahan, and Janet Haas

Papers from 1984

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Is There a Duty to Serve as a Subject in Biomedical Research?, Arthur L. Caplan

Papers from 1983

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Organ Transplants: The Cost of Success, Arthur L. Caplan