History of Medicine
Introduction - History of Medicine
History of Diseases
Asian Medicine History
Material of Seminar
Modern History of Medicine
History of Bioethics
Bioethics-Seminars and Tutorials
Additional reading material
Syllabus & Exam Topics
Issues in the History of Medicine in Modern Society
Medical changes from 1945
- Reclaiming professional virtues
Code 1947 after the Doctors' Trial
or "Trials of War Criminals before the
Military Tribunals" (NMT)
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Historical overview of emergence of bioethics in 1960s and prerequisites
Hippocratic ethics in a modern context.
Medical Ethics as corporative ethics of medics.
Sanctity of life. Immanuel Cant and deontology.
Paternalism vs. autonomy. Autonomy and human rights.
Consent, communication, advance directives.