Healthcare ethics has been dominated by the voices of professionals. This book listens to the voices of patients and argues that patients' perceptions should form the core ethical obligations and insights for "good care." This is the ethical meaning of "patient-centered care.".
Cover Contents Acknowledgments Introduction 1. Being a Patient and Living a Life 2. Clinical Space and Traits of Healing 3. False Starts and Frequent Failures 4. Three Journeys 5. Being a Patient: The Moral Field 6. Rethinking Healthcare Ethics: The Patient's Moral Authority Appendix Notes Index A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Z.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.