(21609) READING ETHNOGRAPHIES: ETHICS OF MEDICINE AND BIOTECHNOLOGY
Location: Rosenwald 432
Office hours: immediately after class or by appointment
Instructor: Fred Ketchum
Understanding Boundaries: Situated Examples of Organ Transplantation
Anthropology, in attempting to understand the things hidden in plain sight, creates
boundaries out of the social realities and cultural constructions surrounding situation
The Economics and Ethics of Health Autonomy
By: Kate Casaday
The ethics of medicine must continually concern itself with the interaction between capitalism, medicine and biotechnology. The market exerts an unavoidable pressure on the body; in
CRR 10 THE RIGHT TO CONTRACEPTIVE INFORMATION AND SERVICES FOR WOMEN AND
ADOLESCENTS, Center for reproductive rights, UNFPA, 2010 Center for Reproductive Rights Printed in
CO = HR x SV
[CO = cardiac output]
CO = MAP
Ficks Principle involves calculating the oxygen consumed over a given period of time from
measurement of the oxygen concentration of the venous blood and the arterial blood.
Q = (VO2/CA
1. Which form of the drug contributes to concentration gradient?
Only free drug forms contribute to the concentration gradient
2. Which form of the drug can cross cell membranes?
Only non-ionized (uncharged) form of
Our cerebral cortex has an ultimate control on over body!
Our body send sensation to our cortex so sensory fibers are always afferent
(goes toward brain)
Our cortex send information to different part of body to do their functio