Search Results Search Sort by RelevanceMost Recent Viewpoint Jan 2004 Activism? Yes! The AMA? Maybe Not Howard Brody, MD, PhD Virtual Mentor. 2004;6(1):48-49. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2004.6.1.oped1-0401. Case and Commentary May 2008 Securing Diagnostic Services within System Constraints Bruce Patsner, MD, JD Virtual Mentor. 2008;10(5):278-281. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2008.10.5.ccas3-0805. Case and Commentary Jan 2022 Should Dentists Treat Despite Medical Contraindications? Bernard Friedland, BChD, MSc, JD Some patients who need general medical care before a dental intervention can suffer increased risk for poor outcomes if they have compromised access to care. AMA J Ethics. 2022;24(1):E6-12. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2022.6. Medicine and Society May 2005 A Faith-Based Clinic in Chicago Meme Wang, MPH Virtual Mentor. 2005;7(5):382-386. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2005.7.5.msoc1-0505. Policy Forum Jan 2023 Why VIP Services Are Ethically Indefensible in Health Care Denisse Rojas Marquez, MD, MPP and Hazel Lever, MD, MPH “Very important persons” care contributes to multitiered, racially segregated health service delivery streams that influence clinicians’ conceptions of what patients deserve from them. AMA J Ethics. 2023;25(1):E66-71. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2023.66. Case and Commentary Oct 2021 Holding Curative and Palliative Intentions Antoinette Esce, MD and Susan McCammon, MD, MFA Differentiating between best palliative care options and the curative and palliative potential of surgery is key to developing dual intentional clarity. AMA J Ethics. 2021;23(10):E766-771. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2021.766. Medicine and Society Aug 2017 Should Euthanasia Be Considered Iatrogenic? Silvana Barone, MD and Yoram Unguru, MD, MS, MA AMA J Ethics. 2017;19(8):802-814. doi: 10.1001/journalofethics.2017.19.8.msoc1-1708.