Books tagged: medical ethics

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Waves
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Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 173,580. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Waves, a post-modern über-Faust, weaves together action, drama, romance, and science in global setting where the melding of good and evil yields shocking consequences. An epic, a technothriller, a psychological drama, a scientific dialogue: there’s something in Waves for everyone and, yes, something of everyone in Waves.
The Death Trip
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Simulated Life Elapsed Experience Process aka The Death Trip -- "comfort care for the dying" or something more nefarious? After the death of his beloved grandmother, Chuck decides to investigate. He soon finds himself torn between two women -- the activist who suspects a dark agenda and the beautiful MD who helped create create the process.
Finding Frances
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,440. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Finding Frances is a powerful exploration of medical ethics and family loyalties in the 21st century. Fiction based on true events. "How does each person want to live? How would they want to die? Van Dyck brings these questions smoothly to the surface without ever pushing an agenda or setting up arguments." (The Washington Times)
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Medical Ethics (Two Volumes) - Foundations and Theories, Practical Examples, Nazi and Japanese Human Experiments (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 551,810. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Medical Ethics addresses medical ethics within a military context, a heretofore essentially unexplored field. Although written for uniformed medical officers, this book is also particularly important for civilian medicine at this time in history.
No Air
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Dr. Valerie Chia strides into St. Joseph's emergency room expecting the usual Montreal Monday morning chaos. But when the other day doctor goes AWOL and a patients crashes, Val's up the creek, in a handbasket, even before she lets resident Dr. Hope Sze try the emergency airway... Debut episode (half-hour pilot script) of a medical radio drama featuring Dr. Hope Sze.
Vacant Possession
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,870. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Vivienne has been in a persistent vegetative state, unable to speak or interact with anyone. And yet she is now pregnant. Who raped her? Her father, her mother, her brothers, the medical team who care for her, all have different interests, values and opinions on the best way forward. As the police investigation gathers momentum, tension escalates: secrets and relationships are in jeopardy.
Paternity
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,830. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
When Declan Robertson marries Judy he is completely unaware of the demons haunting her. But from the first night of their marriage cracks start to appear in their relationship. When a child is born the questions that follow unravel secrets and deceptions which rock their security to its foundations. What have they inherited? What are they passing on to future generations? Will their love survive?
Double Trouble
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,810. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
The Halleys are a close, successful, loving family. But when identical twins, Nicholas and Michael, fall for the same girl, relationships become increasingly complex. An unplanned pregnancy and a surrogate arrangement reveal darker secrets and discoveries which challenge their moral values and jeopardise their happiness. And lurking unseen is an even greater danger than anyone knows.
Test Signals
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A deformed researcher is drawn into a DNA piracy scheme. Should he donate his genes to benefit mankind, or battle a corporate monster for ownership of them? “Test Signals” was the lead novella in Analog Science Fiction Science Fact, May 2008, the grandaddy of professional SF magazines.
Brought To Her Knees - Fighting the Orthopedic and Legal Industries
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Brought To Her Knees is both legal and medical fiction. Mercedes Araceli and Bruno Berceto craft persuasive and insightful legal cases. The first case indicts the Orthopedic industry for knowingly designing and installing faulty, toxic, medical joint replacements. The second case charges the legal system with failing to protect the innocent.