Symposium: Social and Ethical Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic—Part 1

Symposium: Social and Ethical Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic—Part 1

ePub ahead of print, August 25, 2020. Following an extraordinary response from authors from across the globe, the Journal of Bioethical Inquiry is pleased to…

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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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Elective Impairment Minus Elective Disability: The Social Model of Disability and Body Integrity Identity Disorder

Elective Impairment Minus Elective Disability: The Social Model of Disability and Body Integrity Identity Disorder

Original Research Open Access. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry (2019). Published online: 19 December 2019 Richard B. Gibson Abstract: Individuals with body integrity identity disorder (BIID)…

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Pure Altruistic Gift and the Ethics of Transplant Medicine

Pure Altruistic Gift and the Ethics of Transplant Medicine

Original Research Open Access. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry (2019). Published online: 10 December 2019 Paweł Łuków Abstract: The article argues that altruistic giving based on…

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Designing Preclinical Studies in Germline Gene Editing: Scientific and Ethical Aspects

Designing Preclinical Studies in Germline Gene Editing: Scientific and Ethical Aspects

Original Research Open Access. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry volume 16, p559–570(2019). Published online: 21 November 2019 Anders Nordgren Abstract: Human germline gene editing is often…

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“A Real Bucket of Worms”: Views of People Living with Dementia and Family Members on Supported Decision-Making

“A Real Bucket of Worms”: Views of People Living with Dementia and Family Members on Supported Decision-Making

Original Research Open Access. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry volume 16, p587–608 (2019). Published online: 12 December 2019 Craig Sinclair, Kate Gersbach, Michelle Hogan, Meredith Blake,…

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Co-payment for Unfunded Additional Care in Publicly Funded Healthcare Systems: Ethical Issues

Co-payment for Unfunded Additional Care in Publicly Funded Healthcare Systems: Ethical Issues

Original Research Open Access. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry volume 16, p515–524(2019). Published online: 24 June 2019 Joakim Färdow, Linus Broström & Mats Johansson Abstract: The…

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Subsidizing PGD: The Moral Case for Funding Genetic Selection

Subsidizing PGD: The Moral Case for Funding Genetic Selection

Original Research Open Access. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry volume 16, p405–414 (2019). Published online: 15 August 2019 James M. Kemper, Christopher Gyngell & Julian Savulescu…

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Pride Before a Fall: Shame, Diagnostic Crossover, and Eating Disorders

Pride Before a Fall: Shame, Diagnostic Crossover, and Eating Disorders

Original Research Open Access. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry volume 16, p365–374 (2019). Published online: 01 July 2019 Rose Mortimer Abstract: This paper discusses the findings…

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Design and Validation of an Instrument To Measure a Minor's Maturity When Faced with Health Decisions

Design and Validation of an Instrument To Measure a Minor’s Maturity When Faced with Health Decisions

Original Research Open Access. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry volume 16, p431–441 (2019). Published online: 01 August 2019 Eva Miquel, Montserrat Esquerda, Jordi Real, Mariola Espejo…

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