Tag: adolescents

Tag: adolescents

Adolescent Autonomy and the Ethics in Making Medical Decisions
February 1, 2023 Medical Decisions and the Human Lifespan Ariel Sykes

Adolescent Autonomy and the Ethics in Making Medical Decisions: Are Adolescents Capable of Making End of Life Decisions? By Elyse DiCesare Table of Contents Introduction Factual Information Autonomy Responsibility Caring and the Three Stakeholders Conclusion Introduction Imagine you are a 17 year old adolescent girl who has been battling Hodgkin’s lymphoma. You have an 85%

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Exploring Decision Making Considerations for Children with Gender Dysphoria
January 31, 2023 Medical Decisions and the Human Lifespan Ariel Sykes

Exploring Decision Making Considerations for Children with Gender Dysphoria By Neha Bhardwaj Table of Contents Introduction Factual Background Ethical Issues Section I: Autonomy Ethical Issues Section II: Decision Making Power of Other Stakeholders Ethical Issues Section III: Effectiveness of Procedures at Younger Ages Conclusion Introduction What if you had to live your life in a

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