Ethical dilemmas in head and neck cancer daily confront physicians, patients, families, and society at large.
For every situation there are potential benefits and real burdens, as well as risks.
There are no « right » answers for any given situation, but there are processes for assisting the primary decision makers involved in reaching meaningful and appropriate decisions.
This paper asks some pertinent ethical questions and suggests some ways of responding to the issues.
Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur, Tête cou, Ethique, Relation médecin malade, Etude cas, Tumeur maligne, ORL pathologie, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Tumor, Head and neck, Ethics, Physician patient relation, Case study, Malignant tumor, ENT disease, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0030827
Code Inist : 002B30C. Création : 199406.