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  • The Case of Jack: What are the Limits of a Community’s Right to Know?

    Case Study – The Case of Jack – What are the Limits of a Community’s Right to Know Scrutinizing the Individual: What are the limits of a community’s right to know?

  • Confidentiality in the Age of AIDS: A Case Study in Clinical Ethics

    Case Study – Confidentiality in the Age of AIDS -A Case Study in Clinical Ethics This article presents the case of an HIV-positive patient who presented the treating physician, a psychiatrist, with an ethical dilemma. We provide the details of the case, identify the ethical issues it raises, and examine the ethical principles involved. Finally,…

  • Ethical HIV Testing

    An article in the April 2011 issue of the American Journal of Bioethics addresses ethical concerns over new recommendations for HIV testing, which appear to focus on implementation rather than the recommendations themselves, as discussed here with article co-author Teresa Celada of Wheaton College.