Case J Where The Rubber Hits The Road

Phelps possesses several inpatient services that include medicine, surgery, psychiatry, obstetrics, pediatrics, and physical therapy and rehabilitation. This paper gives insight into the different financial issues that the healthcare system is currently facing, along with proposing solutions to help resolve these financial problems. Physicians both older and younger present recommendations to fix these problems and … Read more

PDQ (physician data query) summary

This PDQ (physician data query) cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive, peer-reviewed, evidence-based information about oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancer prevention. National Cancer Institute (USA.gov) Oral cavity cancer and oropharyngeal cancer are two distinct diseases, although they have some risk factors in common. People who use tobacco in any of the commonly available … Read more

Physician-assisted suicide (PAS)

In recent years, physician-assisted suicide has become the focus of great moral, political, and constitutional controversy in the United States. Physician-assisted suicide (PAS), which involves a doctor knowingly and intentionally providing a person with the knowledge on how to commit suicide, including; counseling about lethal doses of drugs and supplying the drugs, is increasingly being … Read more

Beneficence vs. Non-maleficence

Beneficence and Non-maleficence are two interrelated concepts which consist of bringing no harm to others. Although the two are interrelated, there is a big difference between the two. Beneficence refers to the act of helping others whereas non-maleficence refers to not doing any harm. Therefore, the main difference between the two is that beneficence asks … Read more