STUDENT & ALUMNI PUBLICATIONS
Graduates and current students of our bioethics program are already contributing to bioethics literature. Here are some of their publications:
Blair Henry. End of Life Feeding: Ethical and Legal Considerations. Physiology and Behavior 2020, Jan. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2020.112800
Jason Weiner. Conscientious Objection: A Talmudic Paradigm Shift. Journal of Religion and Health 2020; January: 1-13.
Jillian J Boerstler. You're In...But this Service Requires Drug Testing. American Journal of Bioethics 2020; 20(1): 78-80.
Jillian J Boerstler. Repeat Valve Replacements in Substance-Addicted Patients. National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly 2019; 18(4): 619-26.
James F Smith. Should Catholic Academic Health Centers Sponsor Training in Obstetrics and Gynecology? Journal of Graduate Medical Education 2019; 11(6): 629-31.
Donovan GK, Claudia Sotomayor. Strangers in a Strange Land: How Our Founding Principles and Bitter Pill Undo the Assimilation of US Catholics. The Linacre Quarterly 2019; doi.org/10.1177/0024363919875383.
David Sine, How Should Gene Editing Be Managed by Risk Managers? AMA Journal of Ethics 2019; 21(12): E1059-64.
Pamela Payne. Including Pregnant Women in Clinical Research: Practical Guidance for Institutional Review Boards. Ethics & Human Research 2019; 41(6): 35-40.
Carolyn Smith. Physician's End-of-Life Conversations: Have We Arrived? American Journal of Medical Quality 2019; 34: 94-5.
Carolyn Smith. In re Cassandra: Why Won't You Believe Me? Journal of National Comprehensive Cancer Network 2019; 17(2): 1-3.
Carolyn Smith. Healthcare Disparities Among Persons with Disabilities: Is There a Cure? Southern Medical Journal 2019; 112(2): 98-100.
Alyssa M Burgart, Char D. The Opioid Crisis Should Lead Pediatric Anesthesiologists to a Broader Vision of Opioid Stewardship. Paediatr Anaesth 2019; 29(11); 7078-1080.
Michelle R. Armstrong. Teaching Ethical Behavior. Residency Program Alert 2019; 17(10): 6.
Greg Dober, Beyond Estelle: Medical Rights for Incarcerated Patients. Prison Legal News 2019; 30(11): 1-11.
Blair Henry, Communications in Palliative and End-of-Life Care. IN: Handbook of Nutrition and Diet in Palliative Care, 2nd Ed. Preedy, V (ed). CRC Press, 2019: pp 101-114.
Harry Peled, Quyen Dau N, Lau H. Key Points to Consider When Evaluating Andexxa for Formulary Addition. Neurcrit Care 2019; doi.org/10.1007/s12028-019-00866-6.
Leslie A Kuhnel. Getting to the Heart of the Matter: Navigating Narrative Intersections in Ethics Consultation. Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics 2019; 9(2): 163-71.
Derse R, Moskop JC, NA McGrath, Laura Vearrier, et al. Physician-Assisted Death: Ethical Implications for Emergency Physicians. Academic Emergency Medicine 2019; 26(2): 250-55.
Laura Vearrier. The Value of Harm Reduction for Injection Drug Use: A Clinical and Public Health Ethics Analysis. Disease-a-Month 2019; 65(5): 119.
Crutchfield P, Gibb T, Michael Redinger, et al. The Conditions for Ethical Application of Restraints. Chest 2019; 155(3): 617-25.
Michael Redinger, Dickson C, Lorbeer E. Assisting Medical Students in the Creation of a Class Oath Using Comics, in Stagno & Blackie (eds), From Reading to Healing: Teaching Medical Professionalism Through Literature. Kent State University Press, 2019.
Linda Nguyen. Dealing with the Pressures of Learning as a Physician-in-Training. KevinMD.com 2019, July 22.
Selby D, Bean S, Isenberg-Grzeda E, Blair Henry, Nolen A. A Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID): A Descriptive Study from a Canadian Tertiary Care Hospital. American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine 2019: 1-11.
Paul Babcock. Paralyzed by Prices: An Analysis of Price Theory within the Context of Heatlh Care. The Linacre Quarterly 2019; 86(1): 89-102.
Alyssa Burgart, Lozada J. Fentanyl Overdose Deaths: Why Was This Doctor Allowed to Study and Practice Medicine? USA Today 2019, June 12.
Blair Henry, Bean S, Ko YJ, Selby D. Clinical Trial Implications for Study Participants Accessing Medical Assistance in Dying. Current Oncology 2019; 26(1): 10-11.
Sculli GL, Paul DE, David Sine. Building a High-Reliability Organization: A Toolkit for Success, 2nd Ed. HCPro, 2019.
Matthew Wolever, An Argument for a Substantively Weak-Dialogical Approach to Autonomy. International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics 2019; 12(1).
Blair Henry, Verbeek PR, Cheskes S. Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: Ethical Considerations. Rescucitation 2019; Feb 4: doi: 10.106/j.resuscitation.2019.01.036.
Talone P, Amy Warner, Ethics and Medical Standards of Care: Hysterectomy, Tubal Ligation or Salpingectomy? HCE USA 2019; 27(1): 21-27.
Jennifer Kuchemba-Hunter, Compassion and Community in Perinatal Palliative Care: Understanding the Necessity of the Patient Perspective Through Narrative Illustration. Journal of Palliative Care 2019;
Recia Frenn, The Tenacity of Hope. Obstetrics & Gynecology 2019; 133(2); 373-75.
Laura Vearrier, K Rosenberger, V weber. Use of Personal Devices in Healthcare: Guidelines from a Roundtable Discussion. Journal of Mobile Technology 2018; 7(2): 27-34,
Marybeth Pompei, Pompei F, Overcoming Bioethical, Legal, and Hereditary Barriers to Mitochondrial Replacement Therapy in the USA. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics 2018; doi.org/10.1007/s10815-018-1370-7.
Kristin Canavera, Johnson LM, Harman J, Beyond Parenting: The Responsibility of Multidisciplinary Health Care Providers in Early Intervention Policy Guidance. AJOB 2018; 18(11): 58-60.
Blair Henry, Enhanced Skills in Palliative Care Residency Program: Scholarly Project Evaluation. Journal of Pain Management 2019; 12(2).
Linda Nguyen, Hutchison PJ. The Design and Implementation of a Physician-Staffed, Referral -Based Advance Directive Clinic at an Academic Medical Center. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 2018; 46(4): e4-e6.
Brian F Borah. Longitudinal Service Learning in Medical Education: An Ethical Analysis of the Five-Year Alternative Curriculum at Stritch School of Medicine. Journal of Medical Humanities, 2018.
Claudia R Sotomayor, Gallagher CM. The Team Based Biopsychosocial Model: Having a Clinical Ethicist as a Facilitator and a Bridge Between Teams. HEC Forum, 2018.
Michael Redinger. Catholic Pharmacist Didn't Get Catholic Medical Ethics Right. Detroit Free Press 2018, October 19.
Jason Higginson, Lange KR, Ransom H, Parker C, Ledoux M, Hester M, Lantos, JD. When a Mother Changes Her Mind About a DNR. Pediatrics 2018; 142(2).
Hammack B, Holbein MEB, Knox TA, Yasko L, Frederick W Luthardt, et al. Data and Safety Monitoring Board Training Manual for Investigator-Initiated Studies. Tufts Clinical And Translational Science Institute, 2018.
Crutchfield P, Gibb T, Michael Redinger. Placebos and a new Exception to Informed Concent. AJOB Neuroscience 2018; 9(3): 200-2.
Michael J Redinger, Crutchfield P, Gibb T, et al. Conversion Disorder Diagnosis and Medically Unexplained Symptoms. AJOB 2018; 18(5): 31-3.
Alexandra P Lescher. The Revolving Door of Treatment Refusal. Ethical Times 2018; 15(2): 1, 3.
Alexandra P Lescher, Shashidhara S. The Ethicist Is In: Did We Do the Right Thing? Ethical Times 2018; 15(1): 2-3.
Rapoport MJ, Zucchero Sarracini C, Kiss A, Lee L, Byszewski A, Seitz DP, Vrkljan B, Molnar F, Herrmann N, Tang-Wai DF, Frank C, Blair Henry, Pimlott N, Masellis M, Naglie G. Computer-Based Driving in Dementia Decision Tool With Mail Support: Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial. J Med Internet Res 2018;20(5):e194. DOI: 10.2196/jmir.9126
Laura Vearrier. Placebos are Pharmacologically Inert Even if they Generate a Placebo Effect. AJOB Neuroscience 2018; 9(3): 195-6.
Brenner JM, Baker EF, Iserson KV, Kluesner NH, Marshall KD, Laura Vearrier. Use of Interpreter Services in the Emergency Department. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2018; 72(4): 432.
Steven J. Squires, Anderson P. Chaplains, Pope Francis and the Healing Encounter. Health Progress 2018; May-June: 62-4.
McBride S, Tietze M, Robichaux C, Liz Stokes, Weber E. Identifying and Addressing Ethical Issues with Use of Electronic Health Records. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing 2018; 23(1): 6.
Laura E Vearrier. Do-Not-Resuscitate Tattoos: Are They Valid? ACEP Now 2018, April.
Brenner JM, Aswegan AL, Laura E. Vearrier, Basford JB, Iserson KV. The Ethics of Real-Time EMS Direction: Suggested Curriculum Content. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine 2018; 1-12.
Sabrina F. Derrington. Contextualizing Pediatric Decision Making within an Ethics of Families. AJOB 2018; 18(3): 26-28.
Austin Lawrence Dalgo. Early Integration of Pediatric Participation in Health Care as Preventive Ethics. AJOB 2018; 18(3): 22-24.
Mindy Beth Nelkin. How Do I Know Whether It Is an Ethical Issue? Helping Registered Dietitian Nutritionists Identify Ethical Issues in Practice. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2018; 118(3): 481-5.
Michael Munoz. Christian Bioethics, Brain Death, and Vital Organ Donation. Christian Bioethics 24(1): 79-94.
Blair Henry. Our Future Dependent and Vulnerable Selves. Hot Spot 2018; 20(1): 1-2.
Donna Messutta. Moral Distress, Ethical Environment, and the Embedded Ethicist. The Journal of Clinical Ethics 2017; 28(4): 318-24.
Dreger MD, Jean Baric-Parker, DeAngelis C (guest editors). Women's Health Care. The Linacre Quarterly 2017; 84(4): 339-40.
Grace E Stark. Catholic Social Teaching and America's Suboptimal Breastfeeding Rate: Where Faith and Policy Should Meet to Combat Injustice. The Linacre Quarterly 2017; 84(4): 356-66.
Blair Henry. Ethics and Professionalism: Same But Different. Rehab Matters 2017; Winter: 8-9.
Blair Henry. Conscientious Objection in the Era of MAiD. Hot Spot 2017; 19(4): 1-2.
Alyssa M Burgart, Magnus D, Tabor HK, et al. Ethical Challenges Confronted When Providing Nusinersen Treatment for Spinal Muscular Atrophy. JAMA 2017; doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2017.4409.
David M Sine. Where Should Patient Safety Be Installed? Journal of Healthcare Risk Management 2017; doi: 10.1002/jhm.21285.
Anthony M Costrini. Lessons from the Elephants. Health Progress 2017; 98(6): 11-16.
Michael Redinger. Book Review: "The Finest Traditions of My Calling". American Journal of Psychiatry 2017; 174(9).
Mills P, David Sine. Special Report on Suicide Prevention in Health Care Settings - Recommendations Regarding Environmental Hazards for Providers and Surveyors. The Joint Commission Perspectives 2017; 37(11).
Karama Neal. Not By Proxy: Arguments for Improving the Use of Race in Biomedical Research. AJOB 2017; 17(9): 52-54.
Bean S, Shin P, Blair Henry, Cuthbertson BH. Second Medical Opinions in End-of-Life Disputes in Critical Care: An Ethics-Based Approach. Healthcare Quarterly 2017: 20 (2): 23-26.
Harry Peled, Bickel KE, Puchalsi C. Enhancing Informed Consent for Physician Aid in Dying: Potential Role of Handout on Possible Benefits of Palliative Care. Journal of Oncology Practice 2017: 1-5.
Jason Weiner. Jewish Guide to Practical Medical Decision-Making (Urim Publishing, 2017).
Dalia M Feltman, Williams DD, Carter BS. How are Neonatology Fellows Trained for Antenatal Periviability Counseling? American Journal of Perinatology 2017, May 12, eFirst: DOI:10.1055/s-0037-1603317.
Blair Henry, Perez A, Trpcic S, Rizoli S, Nascimento B. Protecting Study Participants in Emergency Research: Is Community Consultation Before Trial Commencement Enough? BMJ 2017, 2: 1-6.
Michael G. Munoz, Beyda DH. An Ethical Justification for Termination of Resuscitation Protocols for Pediatric Patients. Pediatric Emergency Care 2017; 33(7): 505-15.
Blair Henry, Huynh L, Amirault N, Dosani N. Palliative Care as a Public Health Issue: Understanding Disparities to Access to Palliative Care for Homeless Population Living in Toronto Based on Policy Analysis. Current Oncology 2017; 24(3): 187-91.
Stark MD, Grace Stark. Physicians Without Chests: On the Call to End Conscientious Objection in Medicine. The Witherspoon Institute: Public Discourse 2017, June 27th.
Alyssa M. Burgart, Strickland J, Davis D, Baratz AB, Karkazis K, Lantos JD. Ethical Controversy About Hysterectomy for a Minor. Pediatrics 2017; 139(6).
Blair Henry. The Ethics of Suffering in the Era of Assisted Dying. Annals of Palliative Care 2017; 6(2): 173-7.
Kenneth Campbell, K Parsi. l;p Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 2017; 45(1): 60-5.
DH Cameron, C Zucchero Sarracini, L Rozmovits, G Naglie, F Molnar, J Jordan, A Byszewski, D Tang-Wai, J Dow, C Frank, Blair Henry, et al. Development of a Decision-Making Tool for Reporting Drivers with Mild Dementia and Mild Cognitive Impairment to Transportation Administrators. International Psychogeriatrics 2017; 22: 1-13.
Blair Henry. A Case for Enhanced Cultural Competency in a Post-Multicultural World. Hot Spot 2017; 19(1): 3-4.
Michael A. Rubin, RD Truog. What to do When There Aren't Enough Beds in the PICU. AMA Journal of Ethics 2017; 29(2): 157-63.
Blair Henry, A Agarwal, E Chow, J Merrick (eds.). Palliative Care: Psychosocial and Ethical Considerations (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto: 2017).
Michael A Rubin, J Bonojomo, C Hemhill. Intersection of Prognosis and Palliation. Current Opinions in Critical Care 2017; 23(2): 134-139.
Aloysius Ochasi, N Sopko, G Mamo, V Pepe, AL Burnett, II. Penile Transplants: To Do or Not To Do: Medical, Legal, Psychosocial, and Ethics Issues of Penile Transplants for Injured Veterans in the United States. The Internet Journal of Law, Healthcare and Ethics 2017; 11(1): 1-13. DOI: 10.5580/IJLHE.47425
Blair Henry. Evolving Ethical and Legal Implications for Feeding at the End of Life. Annals of Palliative Medicine 2017; 6(1): 87-90.
Dalia M Feltman. Ethics in the NICU. In: Hoenig J, Chu A, Hageman JR, eds. Essential Guide to Clinical Neonatology. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers; 2016.
Dalia M Feltman, Lantos JD. Neonatologists’ opinions about the “foreseeable risks” in comparative effectiveness research Results from an online survey. Journal of Perinatology 2016, Dec 8. DOI: 10.1038/jp.2016.228.
EL Sullivan, Aloysius Ochai, G Mamo, J Smith. Interdisciplinary Carative Care Curriculum and Mercy Health Promoter Program to Promote Improved Health Care Outcomes in the Hispanic Immigrant Population. The Journal of Healthcare Ethics & Administration 2016; 2(2): 1-15. DOI: 10.22461/jhea.1.71612
Blair Henry, A Agarwal, E Cow, et al. Medical Cannabis: Miracle or Myth? Journal of Pain Management 2016; 9(4): 341.
Blair Henry, R McDonald, S Chan, et al., Medical Marijuana: A Canadian Perspective. Journal of Pain Management 2016; 9(4): 521.
Gregory J Smith. Method in Catholic Bioethics: ANH and PVS Patients. Bioethics in Faith and Practice 2016; 2(1): 5-22.
M Lam, M Choi, Lam HR, A Agarwal, R Chow, S Chow, L Rowbottom, R McDonald, H Lam, S Chan, Chow E, Blair Henry. Use of Multimedia in Patient and Caregiver Education for Cancer Pain Management: A literature review. Annals of Palliative Medicine 2016; Nov, doi: 10.21037/apm.2016.11.06.
Mary P Henman. Suicidal Patients With A Do-Not-Resuscitate Order. Journal of Emergency Medicine 2016; 52(1): 117-20.
A Lefkowitz, Blair Henry, J Bottoms, et al. Comparison of Goals of Care Between Hemodialysis Patients and Their Health Care Providers: A Survey. Canadian Journal of Kidney Health and Disease 2016, December.
Blair Henry. A Reasoned Argument for the Demise of the "Do Not Resuscitate" Order. Annals in Palliative Medicine 2016; 5(4): 303-7.
DG Tobin, Kristine Keough Forte, S Johnson McGee. Breaking the Pain Contract: A Better Controlled-Substance Agreement for Patients on Chronic Opioid Therapy. Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine 2016; 83(11): 827-35.
L. Skya Abbate. "I Feel It In My Bones": When Medicare Doesn't Cover Treatment. Voices in Bioethics 2016, Oct.
Blair Henry, A Agarwal, E Chow, HA Omar, J Merrick (eds). Cannabis: Medical Aspects. New York: Nova Science, 2016.
Blair Henry, A Agarwal, E Chow, J Merrick (eds). Palliative Care: Psychosocial and Ethical Considerations. New York: Nova Science, 2016.
John M. Ayang. A Prolegomenon to Catholic Moral Teaching on Sperm Motility Treatment. Christian Bioethics 2016: doi:
Gregory Webster. The Deacon's Mom Wants to Die. Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics 2016; 6(2): 105-7.
Blair Henry. Hunger Games. Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics 2016; 6(2): e 7-9.
L Rowbottom, R MaDonald, S Chan, E Chow, Blair Henry. Implications and Thoughts on Physician-Assisted Death. Journal of Pain Management 2016; 9(3): 199-201.
Blair Henry. A Systematic Literature Review on the Ethics of Palliative Sedation. Current Opinions in Supportive and Palliative Care 2016; 10(3): 201-7.
C Debono, Blair Henry. A Positive Risk Approach When Clients Choose to Live at Risk: A Palliative Case Discussion. Current Opinions in Supportive and Palliative Care 2016; 10(3): 214-20.
Michelle Clarke, Patient Ownership and the Millennial Learner, AJOB 2016; 16(9): 24-25.
Michael Munoz. Performing, and Emotionally Surviving, Notifications of Death to a Patient's Family. Journal of Emergency Medicine Services 2016; 41(8): 42-4.
Joyce P Samuel, Alyssa Burgart, Susan H Wootton, et el. Randomized n-of-1 Trials: Quality Improvement, Research, or Both? Pediatrics 2016; 138(2): 1-7.
Laura Vearrier. Failure of the Current Advance Care Planning Paradigm: Advocating for a Communications-Based Approach. HEC Forum 2016 July: 1-16; doi:10.1007/s10730-016-9305-0.
Rebecca A Greenberg, Aviva M Goldberg, David Rodriguez-Arias (eds.). Ethical Issues in Pediatric Organ Transplantation. Springer Publishing, 2016.
Michael A Rubin. Should We Offer Blood Transfusions as a Palliative Therapy? American Journal of Bioethics 2016; 16(7): 62-4.
Harry Peled, Michael A Rubin. Potential Donor Management - Ethical Imperative or Unwarranted Paternalism? Currents News Magazine of the Neurological Care Society 2016; 11(2): 14.
Michael A Rubin, J Bonojomo. Neurocritical Care Society Views on Potentially Inappropriate Treatments in Intensive Care Units. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2016; 193(4): 466-7.
Milly Ryan-Harshman. Refusing Technology, Accepting Death: My Father's Story. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 2016; 59(2): 198-205.
JE Bekelman, Michael E. Rubin, J Bynum, W. Shelton. ICU Admissions Twice as Common in U.S. -- But There are Fewer In-Hospital Deaths. Medical Ethics Advisor 2016.
James B. Mansfield. I Slew the Beast! Surg Neurol Int 2016; 7: 60.
Douglas E. Paull, Linda Williams, David M Sine. Simulation Techniques for Teaching Time-Outs: A Controlled Trial. Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare 2016; 17: 28-37.
Sara E. Wordingham, Keith M. Swetz. Actions Can Speak Louder Than [Written] Words: Surrogate Decision Making Based on Stated Preferences. AJOB Neuroscience 2016; 7(1): 71-3.
Patrick D Herron. Ethical Implications of Social Stigma Associated with the Promotion and Use of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Prevention. LGBT Health 2016: doi:10.1089/lgbt.2014.0114.
Stephen Sodeke. Bioethics Skill Sets Can Work, But It Would Take Moral Courage to Apply Them and Get Desired Results. The American Journal of Bioethics 2016; 16(4): 19-21.
Melissa Weddle. Bioethicist or Philosopher King? The American Journal of Bioethics 2016; 16(4): 31-33.
Susan Brown, Brandon Brown. System-Based Learning and Practice. Kochar's Clinical Medicine for Students, 6th Ed. iUniverse, 2016.
Esther Nathanson (Berkowitz). Native Voice, Self-Concept and the Moral Case for Personalized Voice Technology. Disability and Rehabilitation 2016: DOI:10.3109/09638288.2016.1139193.
Dalia M Feltman. Letting Parents Say "No": A Small Price to Pay for State-Mandated Critical Congenital Heart Disease (CCHD) Screening. The American Journal of Bioethics 2016; 16(1): 18-20.
Andrew L Makowski. The Ethics of Utilizing the Recently Deceased to Instruct Residents in Cricothyrotomy. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2015; 66: 403-8.
Ama K Edwin, F Edwin, Summer J McGee. Ethical Dilemmas Relating to the Management of a Newborn with Down Syndrome and Severe Congenital Heart Disease in a Resource-Poor Setting. Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics 2015; 5(3): 277-86.
Christopher J Leintz, RDedhia. Biosimilars and Emerging Markets: Historical and Bioethics Considerations. Journal of Clinical Research & Bioethics 2015; 6(5): 1-4.
Jessie B DeWeese, A Machado, PJ Ford. Ethics of Preventive Timing and Robust Outcomes in Surgical Interventions for Anorexia Nervosa. AJOB Neuroscience 2015; 6(4): 75-6.
B Arouny, M Shumrab, O Bolonna, A Danon, Y Elitzur, J Palazzolo, Blair Henry, et al. Operator-Driven Quality Improvement Project in Electrophysiology: Results of a Feasibility Study. Canadian Journal of Cardiology 2015; 31(10): S299-S300.
William D Smith. Treating Moral and Spiritual Injuries Among Military Combatants: An Argument for a Synergistic Treatment Plan for Moral and Spiritual Injuries. Plain Views 2015; 12(9): 1-13.
Nathan C Bahr, John Song. The Effect of Structural Violence on Patients with Sickle Cell Disease. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved 2015; 26(3): 648-61.
Michael A. Rubin, D. Friedman. The Ethics of Disclosing Another Physician's Medical Error. Continuum, Headache 2015; 4(15).
Robert G. Tardiff. Stewardship Challenges Abortion: A Proposed Means to Mitigate Abortion's Social Divisiveness. Linacre Quarterly 2015; 82(3): 251-72.
Michelle J Clarke. Consenting for Novel and Dangerous Surgical Procedures with Minimal Supporting Evidence. Narrative Inquiries in Bioethics 2015; 5(1): 5-7.
Michael A Rubin, et al. the Code of Professional Conduct for the Neurological Care Society. Neurocritical Care 2015; 23(2): 145-8.
Keith Widmeier, Hawk A., Deere A. A 29-Year-Old Gunshot Wound to the Spine. Air Medical Journal 2015; 34(3): 152-155.
Steven J. Squires. Notes from One in the Statistical Average of Catholic Health Care Ethicists: Claims, Responses, and Personal Journeys. Health Care Ethics USA 2015; 23(2): 27-36.
DW Donovan. Is It Ethical to Suspend a DNR Order in Surgery? Health Progress 2015; July-August: 63-67.
Stephanie To. Human Gene Patents and Human Dignity, The National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly 2015; 15(2): 265-85.
Gregory J. Dober. Allen M. Homblum, Denied a Heart Transplant Due to Prejudice, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 2015, June 10.
Dalia M Feltman. Re: Delivery room research: When does poor quality evidence become an ethical issue? Pediatrics, 2015 May;135(5):e1368.
Stephanie To. Offering Dignity through Hope, Not Death with Dignity, Homiletic & Pastoral Review 2015; Apr 15.
Patrick Herron. Opportunities and Ethical Challenges for the Practice of Medicine in the Digital Era, Current Review in Musculoskeletal Medicine 2015; Mar 20.
Michael A. Rubin, Finder. Are Consultants Perceived as the Ethics Police? Medical Ethics Advisor 2015, March.
David Sine, Karen Ott. Organizing Change and Innovation Using an Integrated Enterprise - Wide Quality Framework, in Realizing the Future of Nursing: VA Nurses Tell Their Story. Veterans Health Administration, 2015.
Nathan Kittle. Teaching Corner: Raising the Bar: Ethical Considerations of Medical Student Preparation for Short-term Immersion Experiences, Bioethical Inquiry 2015;Feb 04: DOI 10. 1007/s11673-014-9601-9.
David M. Sine. The Effect of Medical Technology on a Concept of Home, Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare 2015; 12(1): 18-23.
James D. Hearn. Disaster Bioethics: Normative Issues When Nothing is Real, Bioethical Inquiry 2015; Jan 29: DOI 10.1007/s11673-014-9597-1.
Thor Swanson. A Traditionalist Protestant Response to Roman Catholic Rules about the Induction of Unborn Anencephalic Babies. Ethics and Medicine 2015; 31(1).
Randi Belisomo. Starting the Conversation. Voices in Bioethics 2015.
Bruce H. Greenfield, Gail Jensen, Claire Delany, Elizabeth Mostrom, Mary Knab, Ann Jampel. Power and promise of Narrative for Advancing Physical Therapist Education and Practice, Physical Therapy 2014; December.
C Edward, Michael A Rubin. Bone Flap Replacement Challenges Dead Donor Rule for Organ Donation. Currents 2014; December: 13.
Michelle J Clarke, Megan S Remtema, Keith M Swetz. Beyond Transplantation: Considering Brain Death as a Hard Clinical Endpoint. American Journal of Bioethics 2014; 14(8): 43-55.
Ama Kyerewaa Edwin. Summer Johnson McGee, Edwina Addo Opare-Lokko, Mawuli Kotope Gyakobo. A Structured Approach to End-of-Life Decision Making Improves Quality of Care for Patients with Terminal Illness in a Teaching Hospital in Ghana.American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine 2014; doi: 10.1177/1049909114557350.
MS Schreiner, Dalia Feltman, T Wiswell, S Wootton, et al. When is Waiver of Consent Appropriate in a Neonatal Clinical Trial? Pediatrics 2014; 134(5): 1006-12.
Keith Widmeier (contributor). Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Service (GEMS), 2nd Ed. Jones and Bartlett; 2014.
Elizabeth Ramage. Pope Francis on Health Care: A Missionary Among Us. The National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly 2014; 14(3): 421-8.
Theresa Stewart Moran. The Importance of Access to Benefits under the Family Medical Leave Act for Low-Income Families for Bonding Attachment Facilitation with a Fragile Infant and the Role of the Social Worker. Journal of 21st Century Social Justice 2014; 1(1).
James L. Wright. Just Not Enough: A Physician's Perspective on Justice and the ACA. Justice Unbound 2014 (March 4).
Steven J Squires. CDF Principles for Collaboration with Non-Catholic Health Care Entities: Ministry Perspectives. Healthcare Ethics USA 2014; 22(3).
Patrick McCruden. Unity Across Diversity: Catholic Identity and Physician Practices in Catholic Health Care. Healthcare Ethics USA 2014;22(3): 35-44.
James L. Wright. The Courage to Be a Geriatrician. JAGS 2014;62: 1139-41.
Jeffrey W. Loebl. Social Network Analysis and Public Health Ethics. Journal of Healthcare, Science, and the Humanities 2014; IV(2): 169-81.
Kelly A. Curran. Too Much Information - The Ethics of Self-Disclosure. New England Journal of Medicine 2014; 371(1): 8-9.
Keith Widmeier. Understanding When to Request a Helicopter for Your Patient. Journal of EMS 2014; October.
Gregory J. Dober. Equivalency of Care Difficult to Attain in U.S. Prisons. The American Journal of Bioethics 2014; 14(7): 17-19. DOI: 10.1080/15265161.2014.922370
Maura C. Schlairet. Complex Hospital Discharges: Justice Considered. Healthcare Ethics Committee Forum 2014; 26(1): 69-78.
Ross Fewing. Case Study: A Fading Decision [commentary]. Hastings Center Report 2014; 44(3): 14-15.
Keith M Swetz, Christopher M Burkle, Keith H Berge, William L Lanier. Ten Common Questions (and Their Answers) on Medical Futility. Mayo Clinic Proceedings 2014; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2014.02.005.
Aloysius Ochasi, Peter Clark. Reuse of Pacemakers in Ghana and Nigeria: Medical, Legal, Cultural and Ethical Perspectives. Developing World Bioethics 2014; doi:10.1111/dewb.12047.
Seth W. Wolk, David M. Sine, Douglas E. Paull. Institutional Disclosure: Promise and Problems. Journal of Healthcare Risk Management 2014; 33(3): 24-32.
Bonnie Rogers, K Kono, MH Marziale, J Radford, J Staun. International Survey of Occupational Health Nurses' Roles in Multidisciplinary Teamwork in Occupational Health Services. Workplace Health and Safety, 2014.
Thor Swanson. A Lutheran Defense of the HPV Vaccine. Ethics & Medicine 2014;30(1): 35-44.
Greg Dober. Corizon Needs a Checkup: Problems with Privatized Correctional Healthcare. Prison Legal News 2014; 25(3): 1-16.
M McDiarmid, Bonnie Rogers, MS Oliver. Chromosomal Effects on Non-Alkylating Drug Exposure in Oncology Personnel. Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis 2014; 55(4): 369-74.
David A. Anderson. The Context of the Affordable Care Act: Demographics, Devolution, Community Benefit. Journal of Healthcare, Science and the Humanities 2014; 4(1): 108-19.
Aloysius Ochasi, Peter Clark. Mercy Health Promoter Model: Meeting Needs of Specific Immigrant Communities. Health Progress2014; March-April: 32-7.
Michael A Rubin, R Dhar, MN Diringer. Racial Differences in Withdrawal of Mechanical Ventilation Do Not Alter Mortality in Neurologically Injured Patients. Journal of Critical Care 2014; 29(1): 49-53.
Allison L Hebron, Summer McGee. Precedent Autonomy Should be Respected in Life-Sustaining Treatment Decisions. Journal of Medical Ethics 2014; doi 10.1136/medethics.
Christopher Leintz. The Ethics of Regulatory Mandates for Pediatric Research. Regulatory Focus 2014; January: 1-4.
Dalia Feltman, T Stokes, J Kett, JD Lantos. Is Treatment Futile for an Extremely Premature Infant with Giant Omphalocele? Pediatrics 2014; 133: 123-8.
Andrew L Makowski. A Survey of Graduating Emergency Medicine Residents' Experience with Cricothyrotomy. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013; 14(6): 654-61.
Maura C. Schlairet, R.W. Cohen. Allow-Natural-Death (AND) Orders: Legal, Ethical, and Practical Considerations. Healthcare Ethics Committee Forum 2013; 25(2): 161-71.
Michael A. Rubin. The Collaborative Autonomy Decision-Making Model. Neurocritical Care 2013; Nov.
Keith M. Swetz, JK Mansel. Ethical Issues and Palliative Care in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Units. Cardiol Clin 2013; 31(4): 657-8.
James D. Hearn. Social Utility and Pandemic Influenza Triage. Med Law 2013; 32(2): 177-89.
Bonnie Rogers, K Buckheit, J Ostendorf. Ergonomics and Nursing in Hospital Environments. Workplace Health and Safety 2013; 61(10); 229-39.
Patrick McCruden. The Affordable Care Act and Community Benefit: A Mandate Catholic Health Care Can (Partly) Embrace. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 2013; 23(3): 229-50.
David M. Zientek. Artificial Nutrition and Hydration in Catholic Healthcare: Balancing Tradition, Recent Teaching, and Law. HEC Forum 2013 May.
Ruth A. Michelsen, DS Bernstein, M Faith Marshall, SH Miles. The Barnes Case: Taking Difficult Futility Cases Public. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 2013 Spring: 374-8.
Keith M. Swetz, ME Crowley, TD Maines. What Makes a Catholic Hospital "Catholic" in an Age of Religious-Secular Collaboration? The Case of the Saint Mary's Hospital and the Mayo Clinic. HEC Forum January 2013.
A Hornblum, JL Newman, Gregory J Dober. Against Their Will: The Secret History of Medical Experimentation on Children in Cold War America (Palgrave Macmillan, June 2013).
David A. Anderson. Interprofessionality. Journal of Healthcare, Science and the Humanities 2013; 3(1): 61-8.
Maura C. Schlairet, K. Kiser, S. Norris. Clinical Ethics Support Services: An Evolving Model. Nursing Outlook 2012; 60(5): 309-15.
Keith M. Swetz, JM Stulak, SM Dunlay, EF Gafford. Management of Advanced Heart Failure in the Elderly: Ethics, Economics, and Resource Allocation in the Technological Era. Cardiology Research and Practice 2012; Dec.
Patrick McCruden. The Moral Object of the 'Phoenix Case': A Defense of Sister McBride's Decision. Christian Bioethics 2012.
Christopher Leintz. A Critical Analysis and Discussion of Clinical Research Ethics in the Russian Federation and Their Implications for Western Sponsored Trials. Bioethics 2012.
Mark Stoltenberg, N Rumas, Kayhan Parsi. Global Health and Service Learning: Lessons Learned at US Medical Schools. Medical Education Online 2012, 17: 18848.
Dalia M Feltman, H. Du, SR Leuthner. Survey of Neonatologist's Attitudes Toward Limiting Life-Sustaining Treatments in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Perinatology 2011 Dec: 1-7.
Gary L. Sculli, David M. Sine. Soaring to Success: Taking Crew Resource Management from the Cockpit to the Nursing Unit (HCPro, Inc: Danvers, MA; 2011).
Keith M. Swetz, B. Thorsteinsdottir, M.A. Feely, Kayhan Parsi. Balancing Evidence-Based Medicine, Justice in Health Care, and the Technological Imperative: A Unique Role for the Palliative Medicine Physician. Journal of Palliative Medicine 2012 April; 15(4): 390-91.
F. Stuart Kinsinger, W. Sutton. Chiropractic Leadership in the Eradication of Sexual Abuse. Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association 2012: 56(1): 66-74.
Keith M. Swetz, Mark G. Kuczewski, P.G. Mueller. Surrogate Decision-Making and the Need for Advance Care Planning: Issues Raised by the Al Barnes Case. Minnesota Medicine 2011: 94(4); 43-6.
Keith M. Swetz, A.A. Jama, O. Quirindongo-Cedeno, Lena Hatchett. Meeting the Needs of Somali Patients at the End of Life. Minnesota Medicine 2011: 94(12); 43-6.
G. Richard Holt. [Editorial] Timely Diagnosis and Disclosure of Alzheimer's Disease Gives Patients Opportunities to Make Choices. Southern Medical Journal 2011: 104(12); 779-80.
Dana J. Lawrence. Human Subject Research: Reporting Ethics Approval and Informed Consent in 3 Chiropractic Journals. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics 2011: 34(9); 627-33.
G. Richard Holt. Health Care Ethics: Ethical Considerations for Physicians. Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery 2011 Sept/Oct: 359-61.
Kathryn E. Artnak. [Review] T. Kushner, ed., Surviving Health Care: A Manual for Patients and their Families. American Journal of Bioethics 2011:11(7); 60-61.
Lou-Anne M. Beauregard. Ethics in Electrophysiology: Can You Handle the Truth? Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology 2011 May; 34: 528-30.
Kathryn E. Artnak, Richard M. McGraw & Vayden F. Stanley. Health Care Accessibility for Chronic Illness Management and End-of-Life Care: A View from Rural America. The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 2011; 39(2): 140-155.
David Adams. Artificial Kidneys and the Emergence of Bioethics: The History of "Outsiders" in the Allocation of Hemodialysis. Social History of Medicine 2010:23(3).
Ama K. Edwin. Is Routine Papillomavirus Vaccination an Option for Ghana? Ghana Medical Journal 2010:44(2); 70-5.
Sandra Willsie. Disparities in Health Care, Social Injustice, and AMI. Chest Physician 2010 August: 12-13.
2008 - 2009
James L. Wright. Quality of Life by Proxy: A Risky Business. Health Progress 2009; Nov-Dec: 51-3.
Maura C. Schlairet. Bioethics Mediation: The Role and Importance of Nursing Advocacy. Nursing Outlook 2009; 57(4): 185-93.
Brenda Barnum. Benevolent Injustice: A Neonatal Dilemma. Advances in Neonatal Care 2009; 9(3): 132-6
James Giordano. Pain: Mind, Meaning and Medicine (Glen Mills, PA: PPM Communications), 2009.
Lou-Anne M. Beauregard. [Review] Bernard Lown, MD, and Howard Zinn, PhD, Prescription for Survival: A Doctor's Journey to End Nuclear Madness. American Journal of Bioethics 2009; 9(10): 62-3.
Ponce D. Bullard. Journey to the Isle of Cos: Historiography or Hagiography? The Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association 2009; 105(4): 131-4.
Ama K. Edwin. Non-Disclosure of Medical Errors an Egregious Violation of Ethical Principles. Ghana Medical Journal2009;43(1): 34–9.
David M. Adams. Ethics Consultation and ‘Facilitated’ Consensus, The Journal of Clinical Ethics 2009; 20(1): 44-55.
Jason D. Higginson. Limiting Resident Work Hours is a Moral Concern. Academic Medicine 2009; 84(3): 310-14.
Ama K. Edwin. Don't Lie But Don't Tell the Whole Truth: The Therapeutic Privilege - Is it Ever Justified? Ghana Medical Journal December 2008; 42(4): 156-61.
Dana J. Lawrence. Designing Core Clinical Bioethics Training for Master's Level Students in an American Chiropractic College. Chiropractic Journal of Australia 2008; 38: 57-68.
Dana J. Lawrence. The Therapeutic Misconception: Not Just for Patients. Journal of Canadian Chiropractic Association 2008; 52: 135-8.
Chloe White. The Hospital Medicine Movement. Virtual Mentor 2008; 10(12) :801-4.
David M. Adams. Medical Ethics and Competence for Execution. The Journal of Clinical Ethics 2008;19(3): 268-70.
David M. Adams. [Review] A Practical Guide to Clinical Ethics Consulting, by Christopher Meyers, Lanham MD; Rowan and Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2007. 114 pp. Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 2008; (17)3: 347-350.
Ansley Barton. A Narrative Approach to Bioethical Decision Making: The missing Link Between Bioethics and Conflict Management? Conflict Resolution Quarterly 2008; 25(4): 497-509.
David M. Sine, N. Northcutt. A Qualitative Analysis of the Central Values of Professional Paramedics. American Journal of Disaster Medicine 2008; 3(6): 335-44.
Helen Emmott. Personal Review and Justice Analysis of Nursing Experiences in Haiti. Journal of HealthCare for the Poor and Underserved 2008: 19: 925-33.
Gregory Dober. Cheaper than Chimpanzees: Expanding the Use of Prisoners in Medical Experiments. Prison Legal News 2008: 19(3).
Kathryn E. Artnak. Ethics Consultation in Dual Diagnosis of Mental Illness and Mental Retardation: Medical Decision Making for Community-Dwelling Persons. Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 2008; 27: 239-46.
D.W. Donovan. Defending the Donor's Decision. Health Progress 2008; 89(2).
2007 & Earlier
Dana J. Lawrence. The Four Principles of Biomedical Ethics: A Foundation for Current Bioethical Debate. Journal of Chiropractic Humanities 2007; 14:34-40.
Barbara J Russell and Deborah A. Pape. Ethics Consultation: Continuing its Analysis. The Journal of Clinical Ethics 2007; 18(3): 235-42.
Linda Wright, Deborah Pape, Kelley Ross, et al. Approaching End-Of-Life Care in Organ Transplantation: The Impact of Transplant Patients' Death and Dying. Progress in Transplantation 2007; 17(1): 57-61.
Jason D. Higginson. Emotion, Suffering, and Hope: Commentary on "How Much Emotion is Enough." The Journal of Clinical Ethics 2007; 18(4): 377-79.
Paul A. Clark, Intensive Care Patients' Evaluations of the Informed Consent Process. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing 2007; 26(5): 207-26.
Joseph Michelotti. Genes as Intellectual Property. Journal of Medicine and Law 2007; 11(1): 71-88.
Michael L. Rolfsen. Medical Care Provided During a Disaster Should be Immune from Liability or Criminal Prosecution. Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society 2007; 159(4): 224-9.
David M. Sine. Hunt, JM. Design Guide for the Built Environment of Behavioral Health Facilities, 2nd Ed. National Association of Psychiatric Health Systems, 2007.
Luke P Brewster. Bennett B, Gamelli RL. Application of Rehabilitation Ethics to a Selected Burn Patient Population’s Perspective. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2006; 203: 766-71.
James Giordano. Moral Agency in Pain Medicine: Philosophy, Practice, and Virtue. Pain Physician 2006;9:41-6.
Debra L. Greenfield. Greenberg v. Miami Children's Hospital: Unjust Enrichment and the Patenting of Human Genetic Material. Annals of Health Law Summer 2006;15:213.
Patrick J McCruden, Kuczewski, M.G. Is Organizational Ethics the Remedy for Failure to Thrive? Toward an Understanding of Mission Leadership. Healthcare Ethics Committee Forum 2006; 18(4): 342-8.
Karen Trotochaud. Ethical Issues and Access to Healthcare. Journal of Infusion Nursing 2006 May-Jun;29(3): 165-70.
Deborah Pape, Manning,S. The Educational Ladder Model for Ethics Committees: Confidence and Change Flourishing Through Core Competency Development. HEC Forum 2006;18(4): 305-17.
Patrick J McCruden, Bayley C, Boyle P, Heller JC, O'Brien D. Shedding Light on Organizational Ethics. Five Ethicists Help Define and Contextualize an Elusive Topic. Health Progress 2006 Nov-Dec;87(6):28-33.
Karama C Neal. Analogical Trends in Umbilical Cord Blood Legislation in the United States. American Journal of Bioethics 2006 Nov-Dec;6(6):68-70.
Luke P Brewster. Some Ethical Issues with Placebo Operations. Virtual Mentor 2004; 30: 69-72.