Endoscopy during a missile attack: A military dilemma for civilians

Stephen Malnick, Orit Faraj, Alan Jotkowitz

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In modern warfare, civilian populations may find themselves under immediate personal danger with very little warning. While there are ways to minimize this danger, there is a paucity of literature discussing this modern dilemma, and it is therefore important to try to address these situations in advance both logistically and ethically. Discussion of this case includes several relevant ethical principles.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)345-347
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Clinical Ethics
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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