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Journal of Medical Ethics

is a leading journal covering the whole field of medical ethics, promoting ethical reflection and conduct in scientific research and medical practice.

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Journal of Medical Ethics is a Plan S compliant Transformative Journal.

JME features articles on ethical aspects of health care relevant to health care professionals, members of clinical ethics committees, medical ethics professionals, researchers and bioscientists, policy makers and patients.

Read the editor's vision for the journal here

Journal of Medical Ethics is an official journal of the Institute of Medical Ethics.

It also publishes an associated blog.

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The Journal of Medical Ethics accepts submissions of a wide range of article types, including original research, reviews and feature articles.

The Author Information section provides specific article requirements to help you turn your research into an article suitable for JME.

Information is also provided on editorial policies and open access.

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The Patient preference predictor and the objection from higher-order preferences

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Lessons learned from the Last Gift study: ethical and practical challenges faced while conducting HIV cure-related research at the end of life

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