Advertisement

Topics

The Advance of Rescue Technologies and the Border of Viability.

08:00 EDT 1st August 2017 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "The Advance of Rescue Technologies and the Border of Viability."

No Summary Available

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: The American journal of bioethics : AJOB
ISSN: 1536-0075
Pages: 40-41

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [5461 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The United States-Mexico border environmental public health: the challenges of working with two systems.

This report shares the challenges and opportunities encountered by a binational project that examined the availability of environmental and public health information for the United States-Mexico borde...

Can the "Rule of Rescue" be rescued? A comment on Weyma Lübbe's "Rule of Rescue vs. Rescue of statistical life".

In her article "Rule of Rescue vs. Rescue of statistical lives" [1] Weyma Lübbe elevates gut feelings supporting the "rule of rescue" to "civic judgments". Without doubt in a constitutional democracy...

Amyloid Beta and Tau as Alzheimer's Disease Blood Biomarkers: Promise From New Technologies.

The utility of the levels of amyloid beta (Aβ) peptide and tau in blood for diagnosis, drug development, and assessment of clinical trials for Alzheimer's disease (AD) has not been established. The l...

Prevalence and correlates of arrests or stops for drunk driving on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.

Risk for driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) may be higher in U.S. and Mexico border cities as compared to nonborder cities in each country. We examine rates and correlates of self-reported D...

Soft Selective Sweeps in Evolutionary Rescue.

Evolutionary rescue occurs when a population that is declining in size because of an environmental change is rescued from extinction by genetic adaptation. Evolutionary rescue is an important phenomen...

Clinical Trials [1086 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Investigation About Advance Directives

Advance directives are again in the heart of debate since the Leonetti-Claeys's law . These pieces of legislation allow everyone to decide by advance their wishes of the end of life.Howeve...

Stanford Letter or Traditional Advance Directive in Advance Care Planning in Patients Undergoing Bone Marrow Transplant

The purpose of the proposed research study is to evaluate whether bone marrow transplant patients prefer the Stanford letter advance care planning tool to the standard Advance directive. ...

Comparison of an Easy to Read Advance Directive Versus a Standard Advance Directive

The purpose of this study is to compare the acceptability, usefulness, self-efficacy and comprehension of an easy-to-read advance directive form versus a standard advance directive form wr...

Advance® 18PTX® Balloon Catheter Study

The Advance® 18 PTX® Balloon Catheter study is a clinical trial to study the safety and effectiveness of the Advance 18® PTX® Balloon Catheter in the treatment of lesions in the superf...

Patient Perception of Video Advance Care Planning

Rates of advance directive completion among Americans, even those suffering from serious chronic illness, are notoriously poor. Moreover, the contents of completed advance directives are o...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Activities devoted to freeing persons or animals from danger to life or well-being in accidents, fires, bombings, floods, earthquakes, other disasters and life-threatening conditions. While usually performed by team efforts, rescue work is not restricted to organized services.

Component of the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH. Its mission is to improve health by leading the development and accelerating the application of biomedical technologies, and integrating the physical and engineering sciences with the life sciences to advance basic research and medical care. It was established in 2000.

Declarations by patients, made in advance of a situation in which they may be incompetent to decide about their own care, stating their treatment preferences or authorizing a third party to make decisions for them. (Bioethics Thesaurus)

Compliance by health personnel or proxies with the stipulations of ADVANCE DIRECTIVES (or similar directives such as RESUSCITATION ORDERS) when patients are unable to direct their own care.

The potential of the FETUS to survive outside the UTERUS after birth, natural or induced. Fetal viability depends largely on the FETAL ORGAN MATURITY, and environmental conditions.

Quick Search
Advertisement
 


DeepDyve research library

Searches Linking to this Article