Global health challenges: the need for an expanded discourse on bioethics

PLoS Med. 2005 Jul;2(7):e143. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0020143. Epub 2005 Jul 26.


Benatar and colleagues argue that the world has changed profoundly since the birth of modern bioethics in the 1960s, and that bioethics needs to address today's global health problems.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Bioethical Issues
  • Bioethics*
  • Community Networks / organization & administration
  • Global Health
  • Humans
  • International Cooperation
  • Internationality
  • Politics