Ethical challenges for military health care personnel : dealing with epidemics / edited by Daniel Messelken, David Winkler.

"This book examines the issue of ethics in the context of the provision of military health care in an epidemic.Outbreaks of epidemics like Ebola trigger difficult ethical challenges for civilian and military health care personnel. This book offers theoretical reflections combined with reports f...

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Online Access: Full Text (via Taylor & Francis)
Other Authors: Winkler, David F. (David Frank), 1958- (Editor), Messelken, Daniel, 1977- (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.
Series:Military and defence ethics.
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter Introduction to the volume / DANIEL MESSELKEN AND DAVID T . WINKLER
  • chapter 1 Preparing for Operation GRITROCK: military medical ethics challenges encountered in the planning stages of the UK Ebola response mission / HEATHER DRAPER
  • chapter 2 The Ebola response team deployment in the Republic of Guinea: organizational, ethical, legal issues and a problem of responsibility / IVAN KHOLIKOV
  • chapter 3 Between ignorance, misperception and dilemma: taking an ethical, epidemiological, and strategic look at crisis management during the 2014-15 Ebola outbreak in Liberia / CHRISTIAN JANKE
  • chapter 4 The Canadian Armed Forces and their role in the Canadian response to the Ebola epidemic: ethical and moral issues that guided policy decisions / PAUL EAGAN
  • chapter 5 2If you let it get to you3: moral distress, ego- depletion, and mental health among military health care providers in deployed service / JILLIAN HORNING
  • chapter 6 Reaching out to Ebola victims: coercion, persuasion or an appeal for self- sacrifice? / PHILIPPE CALAIN
  • chapter 7 A history of quarantine: the continued controversy over its legitimacy / CECILE M . BENSIMON AND ANA KOMPARIC
  • chapter 8 Ebola response and mandatory quarantine in the US military: an ethical analysis of the DoD 2controlled monitoring3 policy / SHEENA M . EAGAN
  • chapter 9 On the duty to care during epidemics DANIEL MESSELKEN
  • chapter 10 Deploying military doctors to stem deadly epidemics / PAUL GILBERT.