Medical ethics Essay Topics

Is Gеnеtics thе Old Еugеnics?

IS GENETIC ENGINEERING THE NEW EUGENICS As mеdical gеnеtics bеcamе morе sophisticatеd and thе complеxitiеs of inhеritancе bеcamе apparеnt, many gеnеticists, sciеntists and intеllеctuals who had originally advocatеd thе idеas bеhind thе еugеnics movеmеnts gradually bеgan to withdraw thеir support, and fеwеr and fеwеr pеoplе callеd thеmsеlvеs еugеnicists. Howеvеr, thеrе was no major shift in… View Article

Patient Rights

Patient rights are also human rights. Every patient deserves to be treated respectfully and with every intention of helping patients improve their health. Due to past historical events, there was a need for the creation of two documents that give patients protection and rights when it comes to clinical experiments. These events were experiments that… View Article

Roles and Ways of Knowing

Advanced Roles & Ways of Knowing An Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) is described as a registered nurse with a graduate level education in nursing from an accredited college or university. Over the years, the APN has become a vital part of the healthcare team providing affordable, advanced care both in and out of the hospital… View Article


Thesis: Euthanasia, and a common form of euthanasia, assisted suicide, should be legal processes through which aterminally ill individual may voluntarily end his or her own life. Summary: As of 2009, assisted suicide was legal in only three states: Oregon, Washington, and Montana. Since itsinception in those states, assisted suicide has proven to be an… View Article

Relationship Centered Model of Care in Dementia and the Six Senses Framework

Anticipating and enhancing the health and wellbeing of the older person with dementia in hg HWOP02 A1 Alzheimer’s Scotland (2014) estimate that there are 88,000 people in Scotland with dementia and two thirds of these people live in the community with support from family carers. Therefore, providing sensitive and appropriate support for people with dementia… View Article

Evidence Based Practice

Examine the ways that health professionals can use the five steps of evidence-based practice (EBP) as a practical framework to overcoming barriers to locating, appraising and applying best research evidence. Use an occupational health and safety practice as an example. Examples of occupational health and safety practices include:  Use of professional protective equipment (e.g. gloves)… View Article