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How Should a Health Care Professional Respond to an Incarcerated Patient's Request for a Particular Treatment?

Overview of attention for article published in AMA Journal of Ethics, September 2017
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Title
How Should a Health Care Professional Respond to an Incarcerated Patient's Request for a Particular Treatment?
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AMA Journal of Ethics, September 2017
DOI 10.1001/journalofethics.2017.19.9.ecas3-1709
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Abstract

Incarceration complicates the ethical provision of clinical care through reduction in access to treatment modalities and institutional cultures that value order over autonomy. Correctional care clinicians should expand their guiding principles to consider autonomy and health justice for their patients, which in turn should prompt development of processes and care plans that are patient-centered and account for the inherent restrictions of the setting.

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Country Count As %
Unknown 7 100%

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Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 14%
Researcher 1 14%
Lecturer 1 14%
Student > Doctoral Student 1 14%
Student > Master 1 14%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 2 29%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 1 14%
Psychology 1 14%
Decision Sciences 1 14%
Medicine and Dentistry 1 14%
Unknown 3 43%