Developing World Bioethics

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Edited By: Debora Diniz and Udo Schüklenk

Impact Factor: 2.054

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 2/18 (Medical Ethics); 2/52 (Ethics)

Online ISSN: 1471-8847

Associated Title(s): Bioethics

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Bioethics is the companion journal to Developing World Bioethics and provides a forum for well-argued articles on the ethical questions raised by current issues such as: international collaborative clinical research in developing countries, organ transplants and xenotransplantation, ageing and the human lifespan, AIDS, genomics, and stem cell research.

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Should We Allow Organ Donation Euthanasia? Alternatives for Maximizing the Number and Quality of Organs for Transplantation
Dominic Wilkinson and Julian Savulescu

End-of-Life Decision-Making in Canada: The Report by the Royal Society of Canada Expert Panel on End-of-Life Decision-Making
Udo Schüklenk, Johannes J. M. Van Delden, Jocelyn Downie, Sheila A. M. Mclean, Ross Upshur And Daniel Weinstock

Procreative Beneficence: Why We Should Select the Best Children
Julian Savulescu

Voluntary Euthanasia: A Utilitarian Perspective
Peter Singer

Attitudes Towards Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide: A Comparison Between Psychiatrists and Other Physicians
Tal Bergman Levy, Shlomi Azar, Ronen Huberfeld, Andrew M. Siegel and Rael D. Strous

The Moral Obligation to Create Children with the Best Chance of The Best Life
Julian Savulescu and Guy Kahane

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Developing World Bioethics

Developing World Bioethics is edited by Udo Schuklenk and Debora Diniz. Please click here to view their profiles.

With his good friend and colleague Ruth Chadwick, Udo is a Joint Editor in Chief of Bioethics.

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Developing World Bioethics provides long needed case studies, teaching materials, news in brief, and legal backgrounds to bioethics scholars and students in developing and developed countries alike. This companion journal to Bioethics features high-quality peer reviewed original articles. Developing World Bioethics is the only journal in the field dedicated exclusively to developing countries' bioethics issues. The journal is an essential resource for all those concerned about bioethical issues in the developing world.

Highlights from Developing World Bioethics

Developing World Bioethics highlights

Below are the most accessed articles from Developing World Bioethics during 2014:

Global Health Ethics for Students
Andrew D. Pinto and Ross E.G. Upshur

Bioethics and the Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
Udo Schuklenk

Ethical Issues in Field Trials of Genetically Modified Disease-Resistant Mosquitoes
David B. Resnik

Fair Trade International Surrogacy
Casey Humbyrd

Ethical Considerations in Clinical Trials: A Critique of the ICH-GCP Guideline
Sharon Kaur and Choong Yeow Choy