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Non-communicable diseases are no longer largely limited to high-income countries and the elderly. The burden of non-communicable diseases is rising across all country income categories, in part because these diseases have been relatively overlooked on the global health agenda. Historically,...
Family involvement in healthcare decision-making for competent patients occurs to varying degrees in many communities around the world. There are different attitudes about who should make treatment decisions, how and why. Legal and professional ethics codes in most jurisdictions reflect and...
Human subjects research has increased in Myanmar since 2010 and, accordingly, the establishment of research ethics committees (RECs) has increased review of these research studies. However, characteristics that reflect the operations of RECs in Myanmar have not been assessed. To assess the...
In Japan, terminating life-sustaining treatment (LST) in non-terminal patients is legally and ethically problematic given the lack of legal regulations regarding the termination of LST, including dialysis treatment. This article describes an ethically problematic case that happened at a hospital...
Unfortunately, the original version of this article has cited one of its references incorrectly. The in-text citation "Lajaunie and Morand 2018" should have been “Lajaunie and Mazzega 2018", and the correct bibliographic details are
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