Catholic Medical Ethics:

Core Readings

by Patrick Guinan M.D.



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 4/3/2000

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5x8
Page Count : 284
ISBN : 9781585008018
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : E-Book
Page Count : 284
ISBN : 9781420897746

About the Book

Catholic Medical Ethics: Core Readings is an anthology of traditional Catholic teachings on a variety of medical ethical issues from abortion to euthanasia, but also including genetic research and reproductive technologies. This book is intended for not only Catholic medical personnel but also anyone interested in the ethical issues related to health care.

About the Author

Dr. Patrick Guinan is an associate professor in the Department of Urology at the University of Illinois, College of Medicine in Chicago. He is currently president of the Catholic Physicians' Guild of Chicago.

Dr. Ted Jagielo is board certified in Family Practice and is on the staff of Resurrection Medical Center in Chicago. He is currently the secretary-treasurer of the Illinois Catholic Medical Association.