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Ethical case deliberation and decision making
  • D. Gracia
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Medicine, health care, and philosophy
  • 2003
TLDR
This paper defends the view that deliberation is the cornerstone of any adequate methodology, due to the fact that moral decisions must take into account not only principles and ideas, but also emotions, values and beliefs. Expand
Hard times, hard choices: founding bioethics today.
  • D. Gracia
  • Sociology, Medicine
  • Bioethics
  • 1 July 1995
TLDR
Only when following these steps, and therefore balancing principlism and contextualism, can moral reasoning be correct and complete. Expand
Moral deliberation: the role of methodologies in clinical ethics.
  • D. Gracia
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Medicine, health care, and philosophy
  • 2001
TLDR
This article aims to analyze two of these mentalities: the "dilemmatic" and the "problematic." the former uses preferably the decision-making theory, whilst the latter emphasizes above all the role of deliberation. Expand
Report from Spain
TLDR
A balance has developed with an almost even distribution of resources between home care and in-patient services, in spite of a strong tendency in recent years to prioritize domiciliary care in the wake of policies requiring limitation of health expenditure. Expand
The intellectual basis of bioethics in Southern European countries.
  • D. Gracia
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • Bioethics
  • 1 April 1993
TLDR
In this presentation, the peculiarities of Mediterranean bioethics are explained, analyzing the following seven points: how they think bioethic should be philosophically founded, the Mediterranean ethics of virtue and the doctor-patient relationship, the relationship between Ethics and Law, and the problems concerning patient rights. Expand
When Should Re‐consent of Subjects Participating in a Clinical Trial Be Requested? A Case‐Oriented Algorithm to Assist in the Decision‐Making Process
TLDR
An algorithm is presented to help in the decision‐making process, which takes into consideration the kind of new information, the risk of exposure, and the possibility of managing the case. Expand
[Organ transplantations: half a century of ethical pondering].
  • D. Gracia
  • Medicine
  • Nefrologia : publicacion oficial de la Sociedad…
  • 2001
Therapeutic misconception in clinical trials: Fighting against it and living with it
TLDR
The nature and extent of therapeutic misconception, which researchers can also experience, is described, which is especially important in phase 1 oncology trials and those with placebo group. Expand
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