Delve into the world of ethical health dilemmas and find sustainable solutions. Learn how healthcare varies—how culture, religion and gender difference create inequality. Debate health research ethics considering the connection with human rights.
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An introduction to ethics, bioethics and ethical practice; moral reasoning and ethical theories; the Ethical Reasoning Model and the four principles and the meaning of commitment to ethics for a practitioner in international health. Applying frameworks in response to ethical dilemmas; cultural diversity and ethical practice; emerging arguments about the relationship between health, ethics and human rights. Covering current debates about the ethical conduct of research in developing countries; the ethical dimension of health equity and resource allocation.
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