• Publications
  • Influence
How do healthcare professionals manage ethical challenges regarding information in healthcare professional/patient clinical interactions? A review of concept- or argument-based articles and case
Background . This study forms part of an ongoing research project that seeks to enhance the information-management skills of health professionals within the clinical context. Objectives . To reviewExpand
  • 4
  • 1
  • PDF
A Systematic Review of the Management of Incidental Findings in Genomic Research
  • Cornelius Ewuoso
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • BEOnline : journal of the West African bioethics…
  • 21 November 2016
Information empowerment has been the greatest gain of genomics, yet it also poses serious threat to its survival, especially when the information is incidental. There may be an emerging consensusExpand
  • 6
  • PDF
Models for truth-telling in physician-patient encounters: What can we learn from Yoruba concept of Ooto?
Empirical studies have now established that many patients make clinical decisions based on models other than Anglo American model of truth-telling and patient autonomy. Some scholars also add thatExpand
  • 4
Paltering and an African moral theory: Contributing an African perspective to the ethical literature on paltering
To date, existing studies on paltering argue the thesis that paltering is never ethically justifiable; it is akin to deception, since one uses truthful statements with an intention to deceive. ThisExpand
  • 1
Core aspects of ubuntu: A systematic review
Background. Ubuntu has been proposed as a useful alternative to current (Western) ethical frameworks for evaluating global bioethical issues, contributing theoretical diversity to the clinicalExpand
  • 4
  • PDF
Addressing the conflict between partner notification and patient confidentiality in serodiscordant relationships: How can Ubuntu help?
This study evaluates the conflict between patient confidentiality and partner notification in sero-discordant relationships, and argues the thesis that based on a theoretical formulation of Ubuntu, aExpand
  • 2
Ubuntu philosophy and the consensus regarding incidental findings in genomic research: a heuristic approach.
  • Cornelius Ewuoso
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Medicine, health care, and philosophy
  • 25 April 2020
This study adopts a heuristic technique to argue the thesis that a set of norms rooted in the African philosophy of Ubuntu can usefully supplement current research guidelines for dealing withExpand
  • 2
Ubuntu ethics and moral problems in traditional bone-healing
Traditional bone-healing (TBH) remains a widespread practice for various orthopaedics anomalies in many African countries. Despite the patronage frequency of TBH by patients with orthopaedic crises,Expand
Beneficial Coercion in Psychiatric Care: Insights from African Ethico-Cultural System.
There is a 'catch 22' situation about applying coercion in psychiatric care. Autonomous choices undeniably are rights of patients. However, emphasizing rights for a mentally-ill patient couldExpand
  • 2
Khoikhoi perspectives on public health: Indigenous values for a COVID-19 response in South Africa
www.jogh.org • doi: 10.7189/jogh.11.03032 1 2021 • Vol. 11 • 03032 The majority of literature on African public health ethics and bioethics is focused on values that come from the Bantu sub-SaharanExpand
  • 1
  • PDF
...
1
2
...