Ethical considerations in the use of Pernkopf’s Atlas of Anatomy: A surgical case study
Citation: Yee, A., Zubovic, E., Yu, J., Ray, S., Hildebrandt, S., Seidelman, W. E., Polak, R. J. A., Grodin, M. A., Coert, J. H., Brown, D., Kodner, I. J., & Mackinnon, S. E. (2019). Ethical considerations in the use of Pernkopf’s Atlas of Anatomy: A surgical case study. Surgery, 165(5), 860–867. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2018.07.025
Annotation: This investigation aims to provide a historic and ethical framework for questions concerning the use of the Pernkopf Atlas in the management of anatomically complex and difficult surgical cases, with special attention to implications for medical ethics drawn from Jewish law.