AMA Journal of Ethics®

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Illuminating the art of medicine

AMA Journal of Ethics. July 2017, Volume 19, Number 7

Ethics Poll

Quality of Life in Dementia

The Ethics Poll is a snapshot of the opinions of interested readers.

Poll Question

Should the risk of traumatic brain injury be discussed with young athletes?

Find a discussion of responses to this question in the July 2017 issue of the AMA Journal of Ethics.

Poll Question

The husband of a patient with dementia is in the patient’s bed. How should the facility respond?

Find a discussion of responses to this question in the July 2017 issue of the AMA Journal of Ethics.

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