Announcements Don't forget to pay your IAB membership fees – necessary for congress participation! |  Two openings at FMES-Indian Journal of Medical Ethics |  Early bird date for registrations extended to 15 October, 2018 |  Last date for bursary applications extended to October 5, 2018! |  IJME Ethics Award 2018: Last date for sending nominations extended to 15 September 2018! |  Congress registrations are live! | Pre-Congres session: Unravelling Bio-markets through the lens of ethics gender, race and political economy | Vacancies at the all new FMES Bioethics Centre | Joint 14th WCB and 7th NBC: Updated list of accommodations for Congress registrants to consider | 14th WCB and 7th NBC: Pre-congress session on Writing Case Reports for Bioethics Journal | 14th WCB and 7th NBC: Pre-Congress session on Organ Donation and Transplantation in a world of inequality | 14th WCB and 7th NBC: Pre-congress session on Pediatrics Bioethics in India
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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.

October 11, 2018

Critical reflections on health sector reforms in India:…

Asima Jena, Madhumita Biswal
The papers presented at a recent seminar—"Rethinking gender and body in times of health sector reforms in India"—highlighted the urgent…

October 06, 2018

Where does the change begin?

K Sujatha Rao
The book Healers or Predators? Healthcare Corruption in India edited by Samiran Nundy, Keshav Desiraju and Sanjay Nagral is a…

October 06, 2018

Relationship between autonomy and moral distress in emergency…

Mohsen Abdolmaleki, Sima Lakdizaji, Akram Ghahramanian, Atefe Allahbakhshian, Mozhgan Behshid
Reducing nurses' autonomy can impair their decision-making and ability for appropriate interventions. Lowered independence hinders ethical reasoning, which may lead…

September 28, 2018

Demystifying the practice of khafd in the Dawoodi…

Anika Khan, Sualeha Siddiq Shekhani, Aamir Jafarey
In this commentary, we critique a recent report on female genital cutting (FGC) in the Indian Dawoodi Bohra community titled…
Critical reflections on health sector reforms in India: A seminar report

Asima Jena, Madhumita Biswal

Where does the change begin?

K Sujatha Rao

Relationship between autonomy and moral distress in emergency nurses

Mohsen Abdolmaleki, Sima Lakdizaji, Akram Ghahramanian, Atefe Allahbakhshian, Mozhgan Behshid

Demystifying the practice of khafd in the Dawoodi Bohra community: A commentary on the WeSpeakOut report from India

Anika Khan, Sualeha Siddiq Shekhani, Aamir Jafarey

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