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Medical miracles or tools of…

Assisted reproductive therapies were presented as miraculous rays of hope for the infertile. This theme-based issue looks at how they may have become agents of the further objectification of women,…

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August 12, 2018

Editors and teachers with standards: a dying breed

Sameer R. Rao
I read with interest the absorbing review of Jerome P. Kassirer's memoirs by Sanjay Pai. The review brings out the…

August 11, 2018

Sustaining for-profit emergency healthcare services in low resource…

Yogesh Jain, Sushil B Patil, Gajanan B Phutke
The Bawaskars in their Comment "Emergency care in rural settings: Can doctors be ethical and survive?" raise a context-specific question…

August 08, 2018

Justice, equity and organ donation: A right or…

Annie Singh, Mannat Kaur Bhatia, Ripudaman Singh, Jayksh Chhabra
We commend the article titled "Ethics of organ transplantation" by Sanjay Nagral for raising awareness about organ donation, especially kidney…

August 07, 2018

Medical themes in a literature classroom: An alternate…

Gayathri Prabhu
This article examines the transferability of conversations in literary studies to a more sensitive, holistic, ethically informed, medical education. The…
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