Return to the topic you chose in the week three assignment (EUTHANASIA) Articulate a specific dilemma in a situation faced by a particular person based on that topic. The situation can be real or fictional.
- Summarize the dilemma.
- Define any needed key terms associated with the dilemma.
- Analyze the conflicts or controversies involved in the dilemma.
Revise and rewrite based on any feedback you received in your previous draft (week three). Reference and discuss any professional code of ethics relevant to your topic such as the AMA code for doctors, the ANA code for nurses, etc. State whether and how your chosen topic involves any conflicts between professional and familial duties or conflicts between loyalty to self and loyalty to a community or nation.What in your view is the most moral thing for that person to do in that dilemma? Why is that the most moral thing? Use moral values and logical reasoning to justify your answerNext, apply the following:
- Aristotle’s Golden Mean to the dilemma
- Utilitarianism to the dilemma
- Natural Law ethics to the dilemma
Use the 5 articles from your annotated bibliography to support your answers: Banović, B., Turanjanin, V., & Miloradović, A. (2017). An ethical review of euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide. Iranian journal of public health, 46(2), 173. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5402774/Cuman, G., & Gastmans, C. (2017). Minors and euthanasia: a systematic review of argument-based ethics literature. European journal of pediatrics, 176(7), 837-847. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00431-017-2934-8Goligher, E. C., Ely, E. W., Sulmasy, D. P., Bakker, J., Raphael, J., Volandes, A. E., … & Downar, J. (2017). Physician-Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia in the Intensive Care Unit: A Dialogue on Core Ethical Issues.
Critical care medicine, 45(2), 149. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5245170/Pesut, B., Greig, M., Thorne, S., Storch, J., Burgess, M., Tishelman, C., … & Janke, R. (2020). Nursing and euthanasia: A narrative review of the nursing ethics literature. Nursing ethics, 27(1), 152-167. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0969733019845127Verhofstadt, M., Van Assche, K., Sterckx, S., Audenaert, K., & Chambaere, K. (2019). Psychiatric patients requesting euthanasia: guidelines for sound clinical and ethical decision making. International journal of law and psychiatry, 64, 150-161. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0160252719300068 (Additional academic scholarly research from the past 5 years can be included as well.) Writing Requirements (APA format)
- Length: 4 pages (not including title page or references page)
- 1-inch margins
- Double spaced
- 12-point Times New Roman font
- Title page
- References page (minimum of 5 scholarly sources)