Pence's "Medical Ethics" to enter seventh edition

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greg pence sizedIn January 2014, McGraw-Hill will release the seventh edition of “Medical Ethics: Accounts of Ground-Breaking Cases,” a textbook by Gregory Pence, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Philosophy. The book, which was first published in 1990, includes an in-depth look at famous past medical ethics cases, such as those of Karen Quinlan, Terri Schiavo and Ana Pou.

The latest edition contains new chapters on the Affordable Care Act, intersex and transgender persons and enhancements in medicine.

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