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Cutting to the Core: Exploring the Ethics of Contested Surgeries
Surgery inevitably inflicts some harm on the body. At the very least, it damages the tissue that is cut. These harms often are clearly outweighed by the overall benefits to the patient. However, where the benefits do not outweigh the harms or where they do not clearly do so, surgical interventions become morally contested. Cutting to the Core examines a number of such surg ...more
Paperback, 236 pages
Published March 6th 2006 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
(first published January 1st 2006)
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