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Wrongful Life

Wrongful Life

"Who should make the ultimate decision about life-saving measures in the case of a very premature baby? The learners read a newspaper article and write various positions on this issue."


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Emily Springfield
Emily Springfield (Staff)
10 years ago
This module has moved; it is now available at
Veldstra (Student)
15 years ago
Great thought provoking questions. Necessary for those in the health care field
as all will eventually be faced with such a situation. Made the wheels turn in
my head!!!
Kevin Valadares
Kevin Valadares (Faculty)
15 years ago
1) I spent 10 minutes reviewing the site. I plan on testing its use out in an
on-line class format.

2) The quality of the content was excellent. The author has engaged the issue
from a diverse perspective. It might be helpful to provide some parameters from
which to comment on each user perspective (ie. What specific issues (cost,
utilization trends) would the insurance company have?

3) Students' learning will be enhanced. Ethical arguments need to be address
through a multifaceted lens.

Technical Remarks:

4) The software is very functional.