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Information on Ethical Issues concerning Euthanasia and HIV patients

I am a Counseling student enrolled n a Professional and Ethical Issues course. As an assignment, we must address an Ethical Dilemma concerning a subject that we are interested in. With the issues of Dying with Dignity and Terminal Illnesses, I'm...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
...Rather than give you a lengthly answer here I refer you to two chapters in my most recent book entitled AIDS and Mental Health Practice: Clinical and Policy Issues written by Michael Holtby that speaks to this topic in depth. I know Read more »

disclosure

I am a gay male who tested poz for HIV on 3/12/07. I have had many sexual male partners. Question... Read more »

Do nurses have the right to know?

I am a nursing student and I was wondering if there was anything out there about whether or not I... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Heart Transplant in HIV+ Man Raises Ethics Issues

...two years since receiving a heart transplant, according to a report released Wednesday, possibly opening the door for other HIV-infected patients to become candidates for the procedure. Donor hearts are in short supply, and the medical community... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ethics and the Future of PrEP

... "Ethical Issues Raised By PrEP Are Difficult, But Not Insurmountable" "The AIDS movement is at a pivotal point in history, where it will face Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Male Circumcision Might Reduce Risk of Female-to-Male HIV Transmission by About 60%, Study Says

...hope" ( PLoS Medicine , November 2005). " The First Randomised Trial of Male Circumcision for Preventing HIV: What Were the Ethical Issues ?" Peter Cleaton-Jones: The Human Research Ethics Committee -- the institutional review board of the ... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Microbicides Trials Produce Mixed Results, Raise Ethical Issues

...learned the latest facts about antiretroviral-based microbicides and talked about their concerns. Advocates spoke about the ethical issues involved in microbicide research and the need to include the voices of HIV-positive women. Researchers... Read more »
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UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE - HIV/AIDS RESEARCH STUDY

Posted by sak51
...Social and Political Sciences Department at the University of Cambridge, is currently conducting a research study focusing on HIV/AIDS stigma. He is looking for individuals interested in sharing their stories about living with HIV/AIDS.... Read more »

Lying about being HIV pos

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I would like some discussion on lying about being HIV pos. I really think this is an ethical delimma. I guess I am going to ask the forbiden question. Has anyone, knowing full Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

Biomedical ethics

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I am an undergrad working on a biomedical ethics paper about AIDS/HIV+ disclosure. I would appreciate any input that anyone has on the matter. I would like to know how people feel about this issue. Read more »