“Philosophy Matters in Medicine”

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BMC Medicine Interview featuring Dr. Kevin Donovan and Dr. James Giordano

“In clinical medicine, as well as clinical research, we still have failed to reach a common understanding of the nature of human beings,” says G. Kevin Donovan, MD, MA when asked about currently challenging or unanswered questions for clinicians from a philosophical perspective.  

Roberto Garbero of BMC Medicine discusses why philosophy matters in medicine with Dr. Donovan and James Giordano, PhD, MPhil, Editors-in-Chief of the journal Philosophy, Ethics and Humanities in Medicine

Read the BMC Medicine Interview.