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Vegetative State: A Paradigmatic Problem of Modern Societies: Medical, Ethical, Legal and Social Perspectives on Chronic Disorders of Consciousness Ralf J. Jox

Vegetative State: A Paradigmatic Problem of Modern Societies: Medical, Ethical, Legal and Social Perspectives on Chronic Disorders of Consciousness

Ralf J. Jox

Published July 23rd 2012
ISBN : 9783643900975
Paperback
216 pages
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Decision making for patients in the vegetative state is a complex issue and needs an interdisciplinary discourse that combines different perspectives. This book is based on an international neuroethics workshop for young academics and health careMoreDecision making for patients in the vegetative state is a complex issue and needs an interdisciplinary discourse that combines different perspectives. This book is based on an international neuroethics workshop for young academics and health care practitioners that took place in Munich and was funded by the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). Various competitively-selected participants from different countries describe their scientific contributions or their clinical experiences. Moreover, experts from the field of medical ethics, neuroethics, and neuroscience contribute their perspectives. (Series: Ethik in der Praxis / Practical Ethics - Studien / Studies - Vol. 36)