Health, Technology and Society

Innovation and Biomedicine

Ethics, Evidence and Expectation in HIV

Authors: Michael, M., Rosengarten, M.

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With its focus on the offshore randomized control trials of a Pre-Exposure Prophylactic pill (PrEP) for preventing HIV infection, the volume develops a sustained analysis of the complex, virtual and topological dimensions of the expectations, ethics and evidence that surround the innovation of PrEP.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Introduction: Setting a Scene

    Michael, Mike (et al.)

    Pages 1-17

  • A Brief and Partial History of Randomized Controlled Trials (RCTs) in the Context of HIV Prevention and Treatment

    Michael, Mike (et al.)

    Pages 18-44

  • Theory and Event: Approaching the Study of PrEP

    Michael, Mike (et al.)

    Pages 45-69

  • The Gold Standard: The Complex Singularity of PrEP, RCT and Bioethics

    Michael, Mike (et al.)

    Pages 70-105

  • PrEPs, Multiplicity and the Qualification of Knowledge and Ethics

    Michael, Mike (et al.)

    Pages 106-134

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-31667-7
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $115.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-0-230-30267-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Innovation and Biomedicine
Book Subtitle
Ethics, Evidence and Expectation in HIV
Authors
Series Title
Health, Technology and Society
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-31667-7
DOI
10.1057/9781137316677
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-30267-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 199
Topics