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Can medical ethics be “neutral”?

Can medical research be of value to society unless it is ethical? This poser is put by an editorial in this first issue of IJME in 2018. Another examines the…

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March 15, 2018

Combating corruption in the pharmaceutical arena

Joel Lexchin, Jillian Clare Kohler, Marc André Gagnon, James Crombie, Paul Thacker, Adrienne Shnier
Corruption in healthcare generally and specifically in the pharmaceutical arena has recently been highlighted in reports by Transparency International. This…

March 12, 2018

Quality of medical education: Is our health in…

Tanuj Kanchan, Kewal Krishan, Neelam Dehal
The medical profession, once considered a "noble profession" has been under the scanner for deterioration in services. This decline is…

March 07, 2018

Promote health, not nuclear weapons: ethical duty of…

Arun Mitra
Despite ongoing tensions in various parts of the world, the year 2017 ended on a positive note. The Treaty Prohibiting…

March 05, 2018

Ending commercial surrogacy in India: significance of the…

Olinda Timms
The introduction of the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2016 into Parliament, in August 2016, was a much-awaited response to citizen voices…
On the integration of Ethics into the Physiology curriculum

Savitha D, Manjulika Vaz, Olinda Timms, Ravindran GD, Mario Vaz

Code Krishna: an innovative practice respecting death, dying and beyond

Bhalendu Vaishnav, Somashekhar Nimbalkar, Sandeep Desai, Smruti Vaishnav

Ethical issues in death, dying and palliation: the IJME Sixth National Bioethics Conference

Rakhi Ghoshal, Deepa V, Sunita Simon Kurpad

The safety of women health workers at the frontlines

Jashodhara Dasgupta, Jayashree Velankar, Pritisha Borah, Gangotri Hazarika Nath