Collection Description

BB Health Ethics 

Initially including more than 500 documents, the Health Ethics collection is a unique online resource covering topics related to health ethics such as pharmaceuticals, health economics, health politics, access to medical care, environmental issues and bioethics. The collection is an evolving process. Step by step all categories will be filled in with resources.


Classification tree: Overview


BB Health Ethics Special Collection

BB1 Reference Works

BB2 Institutional Documents/Laws/Regulations

BB3 Themes


Classification tree

BB   Health Ethics Special Collection                                                                   
BB1 Reference Works                                                                                                        
           BB11   Encyclopedias                                                                                    
           BB12   Dictionaries                                                                                        
           BB13   Bibliographies                                                                                     
           BB14   Handbooks/methodologies/theories                                                    
             BB15   Biographies
           BB17   Other
BB2 Institutional Documents/Laws/Regulations                                                   
           BB21   Governmental Organizations                                                              
           BB23   Businesses/Corporations
           BB25   Associations: Medical and Ethical                                                                  
           BB26   Religious Institutions
           BB27   Research Institutions                                             
             BB28   Other
BB3 Themes                                                                                                                      
           BB31   General                                                                                               
           BB32   Health Ethics and Health Care                                                            
                       BB321    General
                       BB322    Therapeutic Approaches
                                      BB3221   General
                                      BB3222 Medical Health Care
                                      BB3223 Psychological Health Care
                                      BB3224 Traditional Medicine
                                      BB3225 Spiritual Health Care
                                      BB3226 Palliative/End of Life Care           
                                      BB3227 Community Health Care
                                      BB3228   Other
                       BB323    Health Professions
                       BB324    Health Professions and Patient Relationships
                       BB325    Care for Specific Disease Groups
                       BB326    Cultural Pluralism
                       BB327    Disabilities
                       BB328    Other
           BB33   Health Ethics and Research                                                                             
                       BB331    General                    
                       BB332    Human Subject Research/Human Experimentation  
                       BB333    Clinical Trials                      
                       BB334    Other                                                           
           BB34   Health Ethics and Pharmaceuticals                                                                  
                       BB341    General                    
                       BB342    Access to medicines
                       BB343    -
                       BB344    Other                                               
           BB35   Health Ethics and Health Economics                                                   
                       BB351    General                    
                       BB352    Health Insurance
                       BB353    Allocation of resources
                         BB354    Minimal Universal Coverage
                       BB355    Other                                                           
           BB36  Health Ethics and Health Politics                                                                     
                       BB361    General
                       BB362    Public Health Policy
                       BB363    Legislation and Standardization
                       BB364    Humanitarian Policy
                     BB366    International Health Regulations
                     BB367    Ethics Commissions and Councils
                     BB368    International/Political Dimensions
                                      BB3681 General
                                      BB3682 ABC Weapons
                                      BB3683 War
                                      BB3684 Torture/Genocide
                                      BB3685 Migration
                                      BB3686 Pandemics 
                                      BB3687 Donation/Trafficking of Organs
                                      BB3688 Development
                                      BB2689   Other
                       BB369    Other           
           BB37   Health Ethics and Environment                                  
                           BB371    General        
                           BB372    Water
BB375    Climate Change                       
BB376    Environmental Pathogens Causing Health Problems
                          BB377    Other                                   
           BB38   Health Ethics and Bioethics                                                                             
                       BB381    General                    
                       BB382    Biotechnology/Animal/Plants
                       BB383    Biomedical/Bioengineering Ethics/human
                                      BB3831 General     
                                      BB3832  Beginning of Life/Reproductive Health/Abortion
                                      BB3833 Biobanking
                                      BB3834 Transplanted Organs/Tissues
                                      BB3835 Artificial/Prosthetic/Implantable Devices
                                      BB3836 Neurosciences/Neuroethics
                                        BB3837 End of Life/Death/Dying
                                        BB3838 Nanotechnology
                                        BB3839 Other
            BB384    Other

              BB39   Other