Other People's Lives: Refl ections on Medicine, Ethics, and Euthanasia

Fenigsen, Richard
March 2008
Issues in Law & Medicine;Spring2008, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p281
Academic Journal
The article provides information on the transformation of medicine into the modern scientific variety and the experiences of patients and doctors regarding the transformation. It is said that the curative powers of medicine have extremely expanded, but the clinical skills of doctors have suffered. This results in a medical practice that is less rational, less beneficial to patients, and more expensive than it need be.


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