Chapter 12 : Genetics, Intervention, Control, and Research
|Section 5. Decision Scenarios
Summary of Methodology for Analyzing and resolving Cases involving moral dilemmas in Health Care:
Paradigm for the Method: http://depts.washington.edu/bioethx/tools/4boxes.html
Sample Case Analysis: http://depts.washington.edu/bioethx/tools/cecase.html
Introduction to Clinical Ethics, 4th edition using the case of Dax Cowart.:
For each of the scenarios you should consider how a person would reach a decision if that person were using the basic principles from EACH of the following traditions:
1. Testing for BRCA1
2.Inform or Not? Alzheimer's Risk
3. Prenatal Diagnosis to Avoid a Dwarf being born
4. Genetic Screening for "Compatibility"
5. Prenatal screening: Result Tay-Sachs
6.Positive Eugenics Laws, incentives
7. Gene Splicing to eliminate blindness
8. Employment related Genetic Screening
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