IBMB Publications 2016

  • Wangmo T.; Nordström K. & Kressig R.W. (2016) (accepted, in-press). Preventing elder abuse and neglect in geriatric institutions: Solutions from nursing care providers. Geriatric Nursing.

  • Nordström K. & Wangmo T. (2016). Coping with mutual vulnerabilities: Quality in the care of elders as a challenge of professional ethics. Nursing Ethics. (accepted, in-press)

  • Ienca M.; Jotterand G.; Caon M.; Elger B.S.; Pappagallo A.S.; Kressig R.W. & Wangmo T. (2016) Intelligent Assitive Technology for Alzheimer’s disease and other Dementias: A systematic Review. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. (accepted, in-press)

  • Ienca M.: Jotterand F.: Vică C. & Elger B.S. (2016). Social and Assistive Robotics in Dementia Care: Ethical Recommendations for Research and Practice. International Journal of Social Robotics, 8(4), 565-573. Published Online or PDF

  • Engel-Glatter S.; Cabrera L.Y.; Marzouki Y.; Elger B.S. (2016) Teaching Bioethics to a Large Number of Biology and Pharma Students: Lessons Learned 1-21. DOI: 10.1080/10508422.2016.1196361. Published Online

  • Genske A.; Engel-Glatter S. (2016) Rethinking risk assessment for emerging technology first-in-human trials. Med Health Care Philos. 2016 Mar;19(1):125-39. DOI: 10.1007/s11019-015-9660-7. Published Online

  • De Clercq E.; Elger B.S. & Wangmo T. (2016) (accepted, in-press). Missing Life-Stories: The narratives of palliative patients, parents and physicians in pediatric oncology. European Journal of Cancer Care.

  • De Clercq E.; Rost M.; Pacurari N.; Elger B.S. & Wangmo T. (2016) (accepted, in-press). Aligning guidelines and medical practice: Literature review on pediatric palliative care guidelines. Palliative & Supportive Care.

  • Badarau D.O.; De Clercq E.; Wangmo T.; Dragomir M.; Miron I.; Kühne T.; Elger B.S. (2016) Cancer care in Romania: challenges and pitfalls of children’s and adolescents’ multifaceted involvement. Journal of Medical Ethics. DOI:10.1136/medethics-2016-103418. Published Online

  • Handtke V.; Wangmo T.; Elger B.; Bretschneider W. (2016) New guidance for an old problem: Early release for seriously ill and elderly prisoners in Europe. The Prison Journal. Forthcoming

  • Handtke V.; Bretschneider W.; Elger B. & Wangmo T. (2016) The collision of care and punishment: older prisoners’ view on compassionate release. Punishment and Society. DOI: 1462474516644679. Published Online

  • Barlevy D.; Wangmo T.; Elger B.S. & Vardit R. (2016) (accepted, in-press). Adolescent oncofertility discussions: Recommendations from a systematic literature review. AJOB Empirical Bioethics. Published Online

  • Anane-Sarpong E.; Wangmo T.;  Sankoh O.; Tanner M. &  Elger B.S. (2016) Application of Ethical Principles to Research Using Public Health Data in the Global South: Perspectives from Africa. Developing World Bioethics. Published Online

  • Wienand I. (2016) Wozu die Philosophie, wenn wir über Gesundheit sprechen? Swiss Portal for Philosophy. 2016 August 11. Published Online or PDF

  • Badarau D.O.; Ruhe K.M.; Kühne T.; De Clercq E.; Anca C.; Elger B.S. & Wangmo T. (2016) From choiceless to hard choices: views of parents and oncologists on decision- making in pediatric oncology in two European countries.The American Journal of Bioethics. Empirical Bioethics (accepted for publication)

  • Wangmo T.*; De Clercq E.*; Ruhe K.; Beck-Popovic M.; Rischewski J.; Angst R.; Ansari M. & Elger B.S. (2016) Better to know than to imagine: Including children in their health care. The American Journal of Bioethics. 2016 Juli 1. Empirical Bioethics. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23294523.  *equal first authors. Published Online

  • Andorno R.; Gennet E.; Jongsma K.; Elger B.S. (2016) Integrating Advance Research Directives into the European Legal Framework. European Journal of Health Law. 2016 Apr;23(2):158-73. PMID: 27228684. 

  • Hermann H.; Trachsel M.; Elger B.S.; Biller-Andorno N. (2016) Emotion and Value in the Evaluation of Medical Decision-Making Capacity: A Narrative Review of Arguments. Frontiers in Psychology. 2016 May 26;7:765. DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00765. eCollection 2016. Review. PMID: 27303329. Published Online

  • Heidari R.; Shaw D.M.; Elger B.S. (2016) CRISPR and the Rebirth of Synthetic Biology. Science and Engineering Ethics. 2016 Jun 20. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27325413. Published Online

  • Shaw D.M.; Elger B.S. (2016) The Ghost Collaborator. Account Res. 2016 Jun 30. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 27359378. Published Online

  • Heidari R.; Elger B.S.; Stutzki R. (2016) On the Brink of Shifting Paradigms, Molecular Systems Engineering Ethics Needs to Take a Proactive Approach. Chimia (Aarau). 2016;70(6):449-54. DOI: 10.2533/chimia.2016.449. PMID: 27363376. Published Online

  • Ruhe K.M.; De Clercq E.; Wangmo T.; Elger B.S. (2016) Relational Capacity: Broadening the Notion of Decision-Making Capacity in Paediatric Healthcare. The Journal of Bioethical Inquiry. 2016 Jun 30. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27365104. Published Online

  • Shaw D.M.; Etter J.F.; Elger B.S. (2016) Treating tobacco companies fairly but with no leap of faith. Addiction. 2016 Aug;111(8):1335-6. DOI: 10.1111/add.13427. PMID: 27396461. Published Online

  • Shaw D.M.; Elger B.S. (2016) Publication ethics in public health emergencies. Journal of public health (Oxford, England). 2016 Jul 13. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27412178. Published Online

  • Ruhe K.M.; Wangmo T.; De Clercq E.; Badarau D.O.; Ansari M.; Kühne T.; Niggli F.; Elger B.S. (2016) Putting patient participation into practice in pediatrics-results from a qualitative study in pediatric oncology. Swiss Pediatric Oncology Group (SPOG). European Journal of Pediatrics. 2016 Sep;175(9):1147-55. DOI: 10.1007/s00431-016-2754-2. Epub 2016 Aug 1. PMID: 27480942 Published Online

  • Wangmo T.; Hauri S.; Meyer A.H.; Elger B.S. (2016) Patterns of older and younger prisoners' primary healthcare utilization in Switzerland. International Journal of Prisoner Health. 2016 Sep 12;12(3):173-84. DOI: 10.1108/IJPH-03-2016-0006. PMID: 27548019. Published Online

  • Jotterand F.; Amodio A.; Elger B.S. (2016) Patient Education as Empowerment and self-rebiasing. Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy, May 2016 pp 1-9. Published Online

  • McLennan S.R; Diebold M.; Rich L.E; Elger B.S. (2016) Nurses' perspectives regarding the disclosure of errors to patient: A qualitative study. International Journal of Nursing Studies. 2016 Feb;54:16-22. DOI: 10.1016/j.jijnurstu.2014.10.001. Published Online

  • Rakic M.; Wienand I.; Shaw D.; Nast R.; Elger B.S. (2016) Autonomy and Fear of Synthetic Biology: How Can Patients’ Autonomy Be Enhanced in the Field of Synthetic Biology? A Qualitative Study with Stable Patients. Science and Engineering Ethics. 2016 May 2 DOI 10.1007/s11948-016-9786-x. Published Online

  • Satalkar P.; Elger B.S. & Shaw D. (2016) Naming it 'nano': Expert views on 'nano' terminology in informed consent forms of first-in-human nanomedicine trials. Nanomedicine (London) 2016 Apr;11(8):933-40. DOI: 10.2217/nnm-2015-0003. Epub 2016 Mar 16. PMID:26979933 Printed Online 

  • Jotterand F. (2016) “Moral Enhancement, Neuroessentialism, and Moral Content” (pp. 42-56) in Jotterand F. & Dubljevic V. (Eds.). Cognitive Enhancement: Ethical and Policy Implications in International Perspectives. Oxford University Press. Read more

  • Princewill C.W.; Jegede A.S.; Nordström K.; Lanre-Abass B.; Elger B.S. (2016) Factors Affecting Women's Autonomous Decision Making In Research Participation Amongst Yoruba Women Of Western Nigeria. Developing World Bioethics. DOI: 10.1111/dewb.12112. [Epub ahead of print]. Published Online

  • Otte I.C.; Elger B.S.; Jung C.; Bally K. (2016) The utility of standardized advance directives: the general practitioners' perspective. Medicine Health Care and Philosophy. 2016 Feb 9. [Epub ahead of print]. Published Online

  • Barlevy D.; Wangmo T.; Elger B.S.; Ravitsky V. (2016) Attitudes, Beliefs, and Trends Regarding Adolescent Oncofertility. Discussions: A Systematic Literature Review. 2016 Feb 9. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26859796. Published Online

  • Satalkar P.; Elger B.S.; Shaw D.M. (2016) Challenges of clinical translation in nanomedicine: A qualitative study. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine. Nanomedicine. 2016 Jan 6. DOI: 10.1016/j.nano.2015.12.376. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26772431. Published Online

  • Shaw D.M. (2016) The Ghost of Donor Passed. British Medical Journal (IF 17.2), forthcoming.

  • Shaw D.M.; Gross J.; Erren T. (2016) Data Donation after Death. European Molecular Biology Organization Reports (IF 7.9), forthcoming.


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