Chapter 20. Judgment and Justice: Evaluating Health Care for Chronically Ill and Disabled Patients

  1. Rosamond Rhodes,
  2. Leslie P. Francis and
  3. Anita Silvers
  1. Anita Silvers

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690932.ch20

The Blackwell Guide to Medical Ethics

The Blackwell Guide to Medical Ethics

How to Cite

Silvers, A. (2007) Judgment and Justice: Evaluating Health Care for Chronically Ill and Disabled Patients, in The Blackwell Guide to Medical Ethics (eds R. Rhodes, L. P. Francis and A. Silvers), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690932.ch20

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125833

Online ISBN: 9780470690932

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Keywords:

  • disabled patients;
  • MRI technology;
  • social investment;
  • chronic illness;
  • United States

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Chronic Illness and Disability

  • Acute and Chronic Illness: Health Care's Goals

  • The Population

  • Adaptive Values

  • Personal and Public Perspectives

  • Worthy Lives

  • Conclusion

  • Notes