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Hope lies in informed struggle

Regressive policies dominate this issue, whether it is the new Drugs and Clinical Trials Rules, the compulsory notification of TB, or the virtual ban on the use of Oxytocin, a…

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

August 05, 2019

Daniel Callahan: In memoriam

Ruth Macklin
Dan Callahan was a seminal figure in bioethics. In 1969, he co-founded the Hastings Center, one of the first organisations…

July 31, 2019

Comments on the CRISPR Gene-edited babies’ case

Yali Cong
Twin girls were born in China in November 2018 to an HIV-positive father and an HIV-negative mother, through in vitro…

July 18, 2019

Medical devices: Primum non nocere or Pecunia primum?

Raymond De Vries
That medical device companies have an equal, if not stronger, interest in making money than they do in helping the…

July 17, 2019

The ethics of teaching in medicine: A personal…

Mario Vaz
While there is considerable literature on the teaching of medical ethics, much less has been written about the ethics of…
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