Ethics: Theory and Practice Exam 2
What does PVS stand for???
PERSISTENT VEGATATIVE STATE
In 1973, what Supreme Court Case, made abortion legal in all 50 states???
ROE vs. WADE CASE
Judge who wrote the court opinion of the Supreme Court Case
ROWE vs. WADE...
JUDGE HARRY BROCKMAN
Cell that forms when the sperm and egg unite...
Conceptus between the second and eighth weeks of gestation...
Conceptus from the eighth week onward until birth...
Who founded HOSPICE in England in the year of 1967???
In what year did HOSPICE come to the United States???
Who were the two leaders for the Mercy Killings Movement???
DEREK HUMPHREY & DR. JACK KEVORKIAN
What case did the Supreme Court rule that "clear and convincing evidence of the patients wishes" must be submitted?
CRUZAN vs. DIRECTOR (THE NANCY CRUZAN CASE)
A procedure where the surgeon inserts a sharp object into the back of the fetus's head, removes it, then inserts a vacuum tube through which the brains are extracted...
PARTIAL BIRTH ABORTION
List 3 aspects of hospice...
- FREE OF PAIN
- TEAM APPROACH
List 3 arguments for Abortion...
- UNWANTED CHILDREN
- DANGER OF PREGNANCY
List 3 arguments against Abortion...
List 3 arguments for Euthanasia...
- SHORTENS SUFFERING
- INDIVIDUAL'S RIGHTS
- DIE WITH DIGNITY
List 3 arguments against Euthanasia...
- POSSIBLE CURE
- INTERFERENCE WITH GOD'S PLAN