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Moral challenges with surgical treatment of type 2 diabetes
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
To review the most important moral challenges following from the widespread use of bariatric surgery for type 2 diabetes for patients with BMI < 35 kg/m2, although high quality evidence for its short and long term effectiveness ...
Fallacies in the arguments for new technology: the case of proton therapy
(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2009)
In a seminal article in the Journal of Medical Ethics, Søren Holm and Tuja Takala analysed two protechnology arguments in bioethics: the hopeful principle and the automatic escalator. They showed how these arguments relate ...