Search Results Search Sort by RelevanceMost Recent Policy Forum Sep 2020 Ethical Choice Architecture in Preabortion Counseling Carol A. Westbrook, MD, PhD Most women requesting pregnancy termination have already decided to undergo an abortion, but some jurisdictions have implemented strategies to induce doubt and regret. AMA J Ethics. 2020;22(9):E792-795. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2020.792. Policy Forum May 2007 The Principle of Double Effect and Proportionate Reason Nicholas J. Kockler, MS, PhD Virtual Mentor. 2007;9(5):369-374. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2007.9.5.pfor2-0705. Policy Forum Dec 2005 Physician-Advocate: Deciding What To Fight for and When Philip A. Pizzo, MD Virtual Mentor. 2005;7(12):813-815. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2005.7.12.pfor2-0512. Policy Forum Dec 2020 What Should We Do About the Mismatch Between Legal Criteria for Death and How Brain Death Is Diagnosed? Nathaniel M. Robbins, MD and James L. Bernat, MD Criteria in statutes and tests used to diagnose brain death don’t always jibe, and this can undermine public trust in death pronouncements. AMA J Ethics. 2020;22(12):E1038-1046. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2020.1038.