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  • Against homeopathy - a utilitarian perspective 

    Smith, Kevin R. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2012-10)
    I examine the positive and negative features of homeopathy from an ethical perspective. I consider: (a) several potentially beneficial features of homeopathy, including non-invasiveness, cost-effectiveness, holism, placebo ...
  • Anomalous therapies and public health: a utilitarian bioethical response 

    Smith, Kevin R. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2008-06)
    A utilitarian approach is used to evaluate the ethics of incorporating unscientific anomalous therapies within health care and related settings. This paper argues that incorporation of anomalous therapy methods into health ...
  • Homeopathy is unscientific and unethical 

    Smith, Kevin R. (Blackwell Publishing, 2012-11)
    In opposition to the premises of Against Homeopathy – a Utilitarian Perspective, all four respondents base their objections on the central claims that homeopathy is in fact scientifically plausible and is supported by ...