Medical humanities and philosophy: is the universe expanding or contracting?

@article{Stempsey2007MedicalHA,
  title={Medical humanities and philosophy: is the universe expanding or contracting?},
  author={William E. Stempsey},
  journal={Medicine, health care, and philosophy},
  year={2007},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={373-83}
}
The question of whether the universe is expanding or contracting serves as a model for current questions facing the medical humanities. The medical humanities might aptly be described as a metamedical multiverse encompassing many separate universes of discourse, the most prominent of which is probably bioethics. Bioethics, however, is increasingly… CONTINUE READING