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Who owns our bodies?

making moral choices in health care

by John Spiers

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Published by Radcliffe Medical Press in association with the Institute of Health Policy Services, University of Southampton in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Euthanasia -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Death -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Right to die.,
  • Terminal care -- Moral and ethical aspects.,
  • Right to Die.,
  • Ethics, Medical.,
  • Brain Death.,
  • Informed Consent.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Spiers ; [foreword by Ray Robinson].
    ContributionsUniversity of Southampton. Institute of Health Policy Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR726 .S66 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 97 p. ;
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL991586M
    ISBN 101857752104
    LC Control Number96030000


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