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No Man (or Woman) Is an Island?

No Man (or Woman) Is an Island?

Editorial. Published online 12 October 2020. Michael Ashby MEDITATION XVII Devotions upon Emergent Occasions. John Donne (1572-1631)   Ignoring gender and geographical references of its time,…

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Lead Essay—Inside the Pandemic

Lead Essay—Inside the Pandemic

Editorial—COVID-19 Symposium. Published 26 August 2020. Paul A. Komesaroff; Michael Chapman; Ian Kerridge; Ross E.G. Upshur In the space of six months, the COVID-19 pandemic…

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From Sufficient Health to Sufficient Responsibility

From Sufficient Health to Sufficient Responsibility

Original Research Open Access. Published online: 21 July 2020 Ben Davies & Julian Savulescu Abstract: The idea of using responsibility in the allocation of healthcare…

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