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Dan W. Brock, Ph.D.

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  1. Brock DW. Good medical ethics. J Med Ethics. 2015 Jan; 41(1):34-6. PMID: 25516930.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  2. Brock DW, Park JK, Wendler D. Making treatment decisions for oneself: weighing the value. Hastings Cent Rep. 2014 Mar-Apr; 44(2):22-5. PMID: 24634044.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  3. Brock DW. Reflections on the patient preference predictor proposal. J Med Philos. 2014 Apr; 39(2):153-60. PMID: 24526781.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  4. Lavee J, Brock DW. Prioritizing registered donors in organ allocation: an ethical appraisal of the Israeli organ transplant law. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2012 Dec; 18(6):707-11. PMID: 22914426.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  5. Kramer DB, Mitchell SL, Brock DW. Deactivation of pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2012 Nov-Dec; 55(3):290-9. PMID: 23217433.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  6. Truog RD, Brock DW, White DB. Should patients receive general anesthesia prior to extubation at the end of life?. Crit Care Med. 2012 Feb; 40(2):631-3. PMID: 22249031.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  7. Kramer DB, Brock DW, Tedrow UB. Informed consent in cardiac resynchronization therapy: what should be said? Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2011 Sep; 4(5):573-7. PMID: 21934080.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  8. Kramer DB, Kesselheim AS, Salberg L, Brock DW, Maisel WH. Ethical and legal views regarding deactivation of cardiac implantable electrical devices in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Am J Cardiol. 2011 Apr 01; 107(7):1071-1075.e5. PMID: 21296323.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  9. Schnipper LE, Meropol NJ, Brock DW. Value and cancer care: toward an equitable future. Clin Cancer Res. 2010 Dec 15; 16(24):6004-8. PMID: 21169254.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  10. Miller FG, Truog RD, Brock DW. Moral fictions and medical ethics. Bioethics. 2010 Nov; 24(9):453-60. PMID: 19594726.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  11. Kramer DB, Kesselheim AS, Brock DW, Maisel WH. Ethical and legal views of physicians regarding deactivation of cardiac implantable electrical devices: a quantitative assessment. Heart Rhythm. 2010 Nov; 7(11):1537-42. PMID: 20650332.
    Citations: 16     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
  12. Miller FG, Truog RD, Brock DW. The dead donor rule: can it withstand critical scrutiny? J Med Philos. 2010 Jun; 35(3):299-312. PMID: 20439355.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  13. Brock DW. Ethical and value issues in insurance coverage for cancer treatment. Oncologist. 2010; 15 Suppl 1:36-42. PMID: 20237216.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Brock DW. Creating embryos for use in stem cell research. J Law Med Ethics. 2010; 38(2):229-37. PMID: 20579246.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  15. Brock DW, Wikler D. Ethical challenges in long-term funding for HIV/AIDS. Health Aff (Millwood). 2009 Nov-Dec; 28(6):1666-76. PMID: 19887407.
    Citations: 12     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  16. Quill TE, Lo B, Brock DW, Meisel A. Last-resort options for palliative sedation. Ann Intern Med. 2009 Sep 15; 151(6):421-4. PMID: 19755367.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  17. Brock DW. Conscientious refusal by physicians and pharmacists: who is obligated to do what, and why? Theor Med Bioeth. 2008; 29(3):187-200. PMID: 18756375.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  18. Brock DW. How much is more life worth? Hastings Cent Rep. 2006 May-Jun; 36(3):17-9. PMID: 16776018.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  19. Truog RD, Brock DW, Cook DJ, Danis M, Luce JM, Rubenfeld GD, Levy MM. Rationing in the intensive care unit. Crit Care Med. 2006 Apr; 34(4):958-63; quiz 971. PMID: 16484912.
    Citations: 31     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  20. Brock DW. The debate over liberal eugenics. Hastings Cent Rep. 2006 Mar-Apr; 36(2):5-6; author reply 6-7. PMID: 16604886.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  21. Brock DW, Ho W, Robinson W. In the line of duty: SARS and physician responsibility in epidemics. Med Ethics (Burlingt Mass). 2006; 13(2):5-8. PMID: 17111511.
    Citations:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  22. Brock DW. Is a consensus possible on stem cell research? Moral and political obstacles. J Med Ethics. 2006 Jan; 32(1):36-42. PMID: 16403728.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  23. Truog RD, Lowney J, Hanto D, Caplan A, Brock D. Soliciting organs on the Internet. Med Ethics (Burlingt Mass). 2005; 12(3):5-8. PMID: 16363073.
    Citations: 1     Translation:Humans
  24. Faden RR, Dawson L, Bateman-House AS, Agnew DM, Bok H, Brock DW, Chakravarti A, Gao XJ, Greene M, Hansen JA, King PA, O'Brien SJ, Sachs DH, Schill KE, Siegel A, Solter D, Suter SM, Verfaillie CM, Walters LB, Gearhart JD. Public stem cell banks: considerations of justice in stem cell research and therapy. Hastings Cent Rep. 2003 Nov-Dec; 33(6):13-27. PMID: 14983554.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  25. Dawson L, Bateman-House AS, Mueller Agnew D, Bok H, Brock DW, Chakravarti A, Greene M, King PA, O'Brien SJ, Sachs DH, Schill KE, Siegel A, Solter D, Suter SM, Verfaillie CM, Walters LB, Gearhart JD, Faden RR. Safety issues in cell-based intervention trials. Fertil Steril. 2003 Nov; 80(5):1077-85. PMID: 14607552.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimalsCellsPHPublic Health
  26. Brock DW. Precommitment in bioethics: some theoretical issues. Tex Law Rev. 2003 Jun; 81(7):1805-21. PMID: 15478264.
    Citations:    Translation:Humans
  27. Brock DW. Separate spheres and indirect benefits. Cost Eff Resour Alloc. 2003 Feb 26; 1(1):4. PMID: 12773217.
    Citations: 11     
  28. Brock DW. Human cloning and our sense of self. Science. 2002 Apr 12; 296(5566):314-6. PMID: 11951036.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  29. Brock DW. What can bioethics contribute to ethical theory? APA Newsl Philos Med. 2002; 2(1):179-83. PMID: 15040327.
    Citations:    Translation:Humans
  30. Brock DW. Some questions about the moral responsibilities of drug companies in developing countries. Dev World Bioeth. 2001 May; 1(1):33-7. PMID: 12870506.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  31. Brock DW. Children's rights to health care. J Med Philos. 2001 Apr; 26(2):163-77. PMID: 11376426.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  32. Brock DW, Veatch RM. Equity in liver allocation. Med Ethics (Burlingt Mass). 2001; 6-7. PMID: 15584184.
    Citations:    Translation:Humans
  33. Brock DW. Genetics and confidentiality. Am J Bioeth. 2001; 1(3):34-5. PMID: 11954591.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  34. Izmirlian G, Brock D, White L. Estimating incidence of dementia subtypes: assessing the impact of missed cases. Stat Med. 2000 Jun 15-30; 19(11-12):1577-91. PMID: 10844720.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  35. Brock DW. Misconceived sources of opposition to physician-assisted suicide. Psychol Public Policy Law. 2000 Jun; 6(2):305-13. PMID: 12659104.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  36. Havlik RJ, Izmirlian G, Petrovitch H, Ross GW, Masaki K, Curb JD, Saunders AM, Foley DJ, Brock D, Launer LJ, White L. APOE-epsilon4 predicts incident AD in Japanese-American men: the honolulu-asia aging study. Neurology. 2000 Apr 11; 54(7):1526-9. PMID: 10751272.
    Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  37. Brock DW. Broadening the bioethics agenda. Kennedy Inst Ethics J. 2000 Mar; 10(1):21-38. PMID: 11658153.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  38. Brock DW. A critique of three objections to physician-assisted suicide. Ethics. 1999 Apr; 109(3):519-47. PMID: 11657610.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  39. Lynn J, Teno J, Dresser R, Brock D, Nelson HL, Nelson JL, Kielstein R, Fukuchi Y, Lu D, Itakura H. Dementia and advance-care planning: perspectives from three countries on ethics and epidemiology. J Clin Ethics. 1999; 10(4):271-85. PMID: 10791277.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  40. Quill TE, Lo B, Brock DW. Palliative options of last resort: a comparison of voluntarily stopping eating and drinking, terminal sedation, physician-assisted suicide, and voluntary active euthanasia. JAMA. 1997 Dec 17; 278(23):2099-104. PMID: 9403426.
    Citations: 37     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  41. Quill TE, Dresser R, Brock DW. The rule of double effect--a critique of its role in end-of-life decision making. N Engl J Med. 1997 Dec 11; 337(24):1768-71. PMID: 9392707.
    Citations: 36     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  42. Brock DW. What is the moral authority of family members to act as surrogates for incompetent patients? Milbank Q. 1996; 74(4):599-618. PMID: 8941263.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  43. Baron CH, Bergstresser C, Brock DW, Cole GF, Dorfman NS, Johnson JA, Schnipper LE, Vorenberg J, Wanzer SH. A model state act to authorize and regulate physician-assisted suicide. Harvard J Legis. 1996; 33(1):1-34. PMID: 11660807.
    Citations: 3     Translation:Humans
  44. Brock DW. The non-identity problem and genetic harms -- the case of wrongful handicaps. Bioethics. 1995 Jul; 9(3-4):269-75. PMID: 11653042.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  45. Brock DW. Justice and the ADA: does prioritizing and rationing health care discriminate against the disabled? Soc Philos Policy. 1995; 12(2):159-85. PMID: 11653122.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  46. Brock DW. Good decisionmaking for incompetent patients. Hastings Cent Rep. 1994 Nov-Dec; 24(6):S8-11. PMID: 7860280.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  47. Brock DW, Daniels N. Ethical foundations of the Clinton administration's proposed health care system. JAMA. 1994 Apr 20; 271(15):1189-96. PMID: 8151877.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  48. Brock DW. The role of ethics in the Clinton reform proposal. J Health Polit Policy Law. 1994; 19(1):217-20. PMID: 8014412.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  49. Brock DW. Advance directives: what is it reasonable to expect from them? J Clin Ethics. 1994; 5(1):57-60. PMID: 8003728.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  50. Brock DW. Euthanasia. R I Med. 1993 Dec; 76(12):585-9. PMID: 8312641.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  51. Brock DW. A proposal for the use of advance directives in the treatment of incompetent mentally ill persons. Bioethics. 1993 Apr; 7(2-3):247-56. PMID: 11651538.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  52. Fried TR, Stein MD, O'Sullivan PS, Brock DW, Novack DH. Limits of patient autonomy. Physician attitudes and practices regarding life-sustaining treatments and euthanasia. Arch Intern Med. 1993 Mar 22; 153(6):722-8. PMID: 8447710.
    Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  53. Brock DW. Voluntary active euthanasia. Hastings Cent Rep. 1992 Mar-Apr; 22(2):10-22. PMID: 1587719.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  54. Brock DW. Euthanasia. Yale J Biol Med. 1992 Mar-Apr; 65(2):121-9. PMID: 1519375.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  55. Brock DW. What is the moral basis of the authority of family members to act as surrogates for incompetent patients? J Clin Ethics. 1992; 3(2):121-3. PMID: 11643063.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  56. Brock DW. Competence as accountability. J Clin Ethics. 1992; 3(1):88. PMID: 1301834.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  57. Wolf SM, Boyle P, Callahan D, Fins JJ, Jennings B, Nelson JL, Barondess JA, Brock DW, Dresser R, Emanuel L, et al. Sources of concern about the Patient Self-Determination Act. N Engl J Med. 1991 Dec 05; 325(23):1666-71. PMID: 1944466.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  58. Brock DW. Surrogate decision making for incompetent adults: an ethical framework. Mt Sinai J Med. 1991 Oct; 58(5):388-92; discussion 398-402. PMID: 1753974.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  59. Rouse F, Johnson S, Brock DW, Emanuel L, Wolf SM, Mason D, Mezey M, Purtilo RB, McCloskey EL. Practicing the PSDA. Hastings Cent Rep. 1991 Sep-Oct; 21(5):S1-16. PMID: 11642934.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  60. Brock DW. Patient Self-Determination Act. Trumping advance directives. Hastings Cent Rep. 1991 Sep-Oct; 21(5):S5-6. PMID: 1743940.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    
  61. Brock DW. The ethical responsibility of surgeons in conflicts with patients or their surrogates about treatment. R I Med J. 1991 May; 74(5):227-32. PMID: 1857914.
    Citations:    Fields:    
  62. Brock DW. Decisionmaking competence and risk. Bioethics. 1991 Apr; 5(2):105-12. PMID: 11652014.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  63. Brock DW. Deciding for others: surrogate decision making for incompetent adults. R I Med J. 1991 Mar; 74(3):105-11. PMID: 2038644.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  64. Brock DW. The ideal of shared decision making between physicians and patients. Kennedy Inst Ethics J. 1991 Mar; 1(1):28-47. PMID: 10113819.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    
  65. Brock D. Common-sense morality. Hastings Cent Rep. 1990 Nov-Dec; 20(6):19-21. PMID: 2283281.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  66. Teno J, Fleishman J, Brock DW, Mor V. The use of formal prior directives among patients with HIV-related diseases. J Gen Intern Med. 1990 Nov-Dec; 5(6):490-4. PMID: 2266430.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  67. Brock DW. Medicine and business: an unhealthy mix? Bus Prof Ethics J. 1990 Fall-Winter; 9(3-4):21-37. PMID: 11650996.
    Citations:    Translation:Humans
  68. Annas GJ, Arnold B, Aroskar M, Battin P, Bartels D, Beauchamp T, Brock D, Buchanan A, Caplan A, Cohen C, et al. Bioethicists' statement on the U.S. Supreme Court's Cruzan decision. N Engl J Med. 1990 Sep 06; 323(10):686-7. PMID: 2385279.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    
  69. Brock DW, Wartman SA. When competent patients make irrational choices. N Engl J Med. 1990 May 31; 322(22):1595-9. PMID: 2336090.
    Citations: 28     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  70. Brock DW. Ethics committees and cost containment. Hastings Cent Rep. 1990 Mar-Apr; 20(2):29-31. PMID: 2318627.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  71. Wartman SA, Brock DW. The development of a medical ethics curriculum in a General Internal Medicine Residency Program. Acad Med. 1989 Dec; 64(12):751-4. PMID: 2590357.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  72. Brock DW. Biomedical ethics: some lessons for social philosophy. J Soc Philos. 1989 Spring-Fall; 20(1-2):108-15. PMID: 11650876.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  73. Brock DW. Justice, health care, and the elderly. Philos Public Aff. 1989; 18(3):297-312. PMID: 11651943.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  74. Forrow L, Wartman SA, Brock DW. Science, ethics, and the making of clinical decisions. Implications for risk factor intervention. JAMA. 1988 Jun 03; 259(21):3161-7. PMID: 3285047.
    Citations: 15     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  75. Brock DW. Justice and the severely demented elderly. J Med Philos. 1988 Feb; 13(1):73-99. PMID: 3361249.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  76. Lederer DH, Brock DW. Surgical risks and advance directives. Hastings Cent Rep. 1987 Aug-Sep; 17(4):18-9. PMID: 3667245.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  77. Brock DW. Truth or consequences: the role of philosophers in policy-making. Ethics. 1987 Jul; 97(4):786-91. PMID: 11658836.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  78. Brock DW, Buchanan AE. The profit motive in medicine. J Med Philos. 1987 Feb; 12(1):1-35. PMID: 3572272.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  79. Buchanan A, Brock DW. Deciding for others. Milbank Q. 1986; 64 Suppl 2:17-94. PMID: 3614138.
    Citations:    
  80. Buchanan A, Brock DW. Deciding for others. Milbank Q. 1986; 64(Suppl. 2):17-94. PMID: 11649884.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  81. Brock DW. Taking human life. Ethics. 1985 Jul; 95(4):851-65. PMID: 11658635.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  82. Capron AM, Brock DW, Cassell EJ. Containing health care costs: ethical and legal implications of changes in the methods of paying physicians. Case West Reserve Law Rev. 1985-1986; 36(4):708-77. PMID: 11650769.
    Citations: 1     Translation:Humans
  83. Brock DW. Can pleasure be bad for you? Hastings Cent Rep. 1983 Aug; 13(4):30-4. PMID: 6629747.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
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