It's a Question of Ethics

It's a Question of Ethics May/June 2015
Ethical Considerations for Deep Brain Stimulation
A recent issue of IEEE Pulse (March/April 2015) featured an article by Shannon Fischer entitled “Inside Tract: Can Deep Brain Stimulation Survive Its Reputation for Success?” Deep brain stimulation (DBS) has been a well-accepted therapeutic intervention for Parkinson’s disease for... Read more
It's a Question of Ethics November/December 2014
Considering the Ebola Epidemic and the Biomedical Engineering Ethical Mandate
Dr. Bernard Cohen, Chair of the IEEE EMBS Ethics and Professional Responsibility Committee, joins IEEE Pulse this month with his column “It’s a Question of Ethics.” We’ve asked Dr. Cohen to share with us some of his goals for the... Read more