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Making research ethical: Challenges old…

This issue of IJME has an editorial on the National Medical Commission and whether any improvement in healthcare can be expected from a body which is firmly market-oriented. Three articles…

The Indian Journal of Medical Ethics is peer reviewed and indexed in Medline, The Philosopher's Index, Scopus and other databases.

September 21, 2018

An ethical appraisal of the choice of vaccines…

T Jacob John, Dhanya Dharmapalan
Medical ethics is invoked for immunisation of children as it involves an interaction between a healthcare professional and the child.…

September 18, 2018

Ethical challenges posed by human infection challenge studies…

Michael J Selgelid, Euzebiusz Jamrozik
Human infection challenge studies (HCS) involve intentionally infecting research participants with pathogens, often with the ultimate aim of developing new…

September 14, 2018

Perspectives on global health and the way forward

Sylvia Karpagam
The Global Health Watch reports originated at the World Health Assembly in May 2003 as an alternative to the "inadequate"…

September 12, 2018

Blowing the whistle: Perceptions of surgical staff and…

Ter-Er Kusu-Orkar, Alexander L Symonds, Harry C Bickerstaffe, Nikki Allorto, Stuart Oultram
Understanding perspectives on whistleblowing is important in tackling a resistance to speaking out. This study aimed to elicit the views…
Humanities in medicine: experience at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, India

Manjiri Phansalkar, Thomas Alexander, Susan Solomon, Renu G’Boy Varghese

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