Ethics. Research. Community.

Public health ethics and practice

Publisher Location:Bristol, UK. 
Policy.
2010. 
(English). 
[Record Source: OCLC]
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Physical Descriptionxii, 224 p.: ill.; 24 cm.
ContentsIntroduction: Why public health ethics? / Stephen Peckham and Alison Hann -- Part 1. Public health ethics, contexts. Why ethics? What kind of ethics for public health? / Alan Cribb ; Public health ethics: what it is and how to do it / Stephen Holland -- Part 2. Ethics and public health practice. What does it mean to 'know' a disease? The tragedy of XDR-TB / Ross Upshur ; The evaluation of public health initiatives on smoking and lung cancer: an ethical critique / Peter Allmark, Angela Tod and Jo Abbott ; Relevance of primary care bioethics committees in public health ethical practice in the community: an experience in an area of extreme poverty in Santiago, Chile / Marla Solari and Tatiana Escobar-Koch ; Unlinked anonymous blood testing for public health purposes: an ethical dilemma? / Jessica Datta and Anthony Kessell ; Constructing the obesity epidemic: loose science, money and public health / Alison Hann and Stephen Peckham ; Politics, ethics and evidence: immunisation and public health policy / Alison Hann and Stephen Peckham ; Avoiding mixed messages: HPV vaccines and the 'cure' for cervical cancer / Alison Hann and Stephen Peckham ; A call for clearer vaccine exemption typology to improve population health / Erica Sutton and Ross Upshur -- Part 3. Public health ethics, developing a basis for practice. Theory and practice in public health ethics: a complex relationship / Angus Dawson ; Conclusion: Taking forward the debate / Stephen Peckham and Alison Hann.
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