Anscombe Bioethics
Vatican Double Helix Staircase
Bioethics Centre
Ethics in Nursing Practice F. J. Fitzpatrick

1. Nurses, the nursing profession and ethical problems
2. Ethical problems in nursing: what help do the professional codes give us?
3. Philosophy, ethics, and nursing ethics
4. Morality and objective truth
5. Morality and the flourishing of persons
6. In search of fundamental moral principles
7. Moral principles, character and integrity
8. Treating patients with respect
9. Problems of honesty and confidentiality
10-12. Problems of Life and Death 1-3
13. Issues in sexual ethics
14. Professional relationships and professional standards


‘This is a fine volume for the classroom... . Ethics teachers in nursing schools will find this to be the answer to their prayers.’ Russell Smith Linacre Quarterly

‘… an interesting book whose arguments deserve to be read and considered.’ Philip Darbyshire Nursing Times