Biomedical Ethics for Engineers
  • Release Date : 01 April 2011
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 408 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 0080476104
Ratings: 5
From 1 Voters
Get This Book

Download or read book entitled Biomedical Ethics for Engineers by author: Daniel Vallero which was release on 01 April 2011 and published by Elsevier with total page 408 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Biomedical Ethics for Engineers provides biomedical engineers with a new set of tools and an understanding that the application of ethical measures will seldom reach consensus even among fellow engineers and scientists. The solutions are never completely technical, so the engineer must continue to improve the means of incorporating a wide array of societal perspectives, without sacrificing sound science and good design principles. Dan Vallero understands that engineering is a profession that profoundly affects the quality of life from the subcellular and nano to the planetary scale. Protecting and enhancing life is the essence of ethics; thus every engineer and design professional needs a foundation in bioethics. In high-profile emerging fields such as nanotechnology, biotechnology and green engineering, public concerns and attitudes become especially crucial factors given the inherent uncertainties and high stakes involved. Ethics thus means more than a commitment to abide by professional norms of conduct. This book discusses the full suite of emerging biomedical and environmental issues that must be addressed by engineers and scientists within a global and societal context. In addition it gives technical professionals tools to recognize and address bioethical questions and illustrates that an understanding of the application of these measures will seldom reach consensus even among fellow engineers and scientists. · Working tool for biomedical engineers in the new age of technology · Numerous case studies to illustrate the direct application of ethical techniques and standards · Ancillary materials available online for easy integration into any academic program

Ethics for Biomedical Engineers

Ethics for Biomedical Engineers

Author : Jong Yong Abdiel Foo,Stephen J. Wilson,Andrew P. Bradley,Winston Gwee,Dennis Kwok-Wing Tam
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Technology & Engineering
Get Book
Biomedical Engineering e Mega Reference

Biomedical Engineering e Mega Reference

Author : Buddy D. Ratner,Allan S. Hoffman,Frederick J. Schoen,Jack E. Lemons,Joseph Dyro,Orjan G. Martinsen,Richard Kyle,Bernhard Preim,Dirk Bartz,Sverre Grimnes,Daniel Vallero,John Semmlow,W. Bosseau Murray,Reinaldo Perez,Isaac Bankman,Stanley Dunn,Yoshito Ikada,Prabhas V. Moghe,Alkis Constantinides
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Science
Get Book