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Illuminating the art of medicine

AMA Journal of Ethics. July 2016, Volume 18, Number 7: 659-757.

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Ethics of International Health Systems Development

Ethics Poll

Poll Question

When disagreeing with the safety or efficacy of traditional therapies from an allopathic perspective, it’s most important to do which of the following?

For an analysis of ethical considerations relevant to cross-cultural global health care practice, see the July 2016 issue of the AMA Journal of Ethics.

Content Question

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement could affect access to medicines in the US and abroad for all of the following reasons except:

Find an answer to this question in the July 2016 issue of the AMA Journal of Ethics.

From the Editor

Building Ethical Global Health Care Systems
Abraar Karan
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:661-664.

Ethics Cases

Medical “Brain Drain” and Health Care Worker Shortages: How Should International Training Programs Respond?
Commentary by Abraar Karan, Daniel DeUgarte, and Michele Barry
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:665-675.

A Framework for Assessing Responsibility in Intergovernmental Partnerships
Commentary by Ranu S. Dhillon and Pranay Nadella
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:676-680.

Changing Donor Funding and the Challenges of Integrated HIV Treatment
Commentary by Nicoli Nattrass, Rebecca Hodes, and Lucie Cluver
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:681-690.

Blending Western Biomedicine with Local Healing Practices
Commentary by Anita Chary and Carolyn Sargent
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:691-697.

Podcast

Implementing Health Care Reform in Rwanda: An Interview with Agnes BinagwahoListen

The Code Says

The AMA Code of Medical Ethics’ Opinions on International Health and Research
Danielle Chaet
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:698-701.

Medical Education

Medical Education and Global Health Equity
Peter Drobac and Michelle Morse
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:702-709.

Medical Education Capacity-Building Partnerships for Health Care Systems Development
Tracy L. Rabin, Harriet Mayanja-Kizza, and Asghar Rastegar
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:710-717.

Health Law

Pursuing Justice in Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic
Richard Weinmeyer
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:718-726.

Policy Forum

Protecting Pharmaceutical Patents and Test Data: How the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Could Affect Access to Medicines in the US and Abroad
Jing Luo and Aaron S. Kesselheim
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:727-735.

Medicine and Society

Why US Health Care Should Think Globally
Samuel G. Ruchman, Prabhjot Singh, and Anna Stapleton
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:736-742.

History of Medicine

Medicine, Empires, and Ethics in Colonial Africa
Helen Tilley
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:743-753.

About the Contributors
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AMA Journal of Ethics. 2016; 18:754-757.