Top cited articles

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38%

Time to first decision

31 days*

Time from acceptance to publication

22 days*

Impact factor

2.903

JRC Rank (Medical Ethics)

3/16

2020 total content views

1.47 million

Healthcare Heroes’: problems with media focus on heroism from healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic
Cox, Caitriona L.
10.1136/medethics-2020-106398

Medical students and COVID-19: the need for pandemic preparedness
O’Byrne, Lorcan; Gavin, Blanaid; McNicholas, Fiona
10.1136/medethics-2020-106353

Whose life to save? Scarce resources allocation in the COVID-19 outbreak
Mannelli, Chiara
10.1136/medethics-2020-106227

Ethics of instantaneous contact tracing using mobile phone apps in the control of the COVID-19 pandemic
Parker, Michael J.; Fraser, Christophe; Abeler-Dorner, Lucie; Bonsall, David
10.1136/medethics-2020-106314

On the ethics of algorithmic decision-making in healthcare
Grote, Thomas; Berens, Philipp
10.1136/medethics-2019-105586

Multivalue ethical framework for fair global allocation of a COVID-19 vaccine
Liu, Yangzi; Salwi, Sanjana; Drolet, Brian C.
10.1136/medethics-2020-106516

Gatekeeping hormone replacement therapy for transgender patients is dehumanising
Ashley, Florence
10.1136/medethics-2018-105293

Triage during the COVID-19 epidemic in Spain: better and worse ethical arguments
Herreros, Benjamin; Gella, Pablo; Real de Asua, Diego
10.1136/medethics-2020-106352

The carnage of substandard research during the COVID-19 pandemic: a call for quality
Bramstedt, Katrina A.
10.1136/medethics-2020-106494

Balancing the duty to treat with the duty to family in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic
McConnell, Doug
10.1136/medethics-2020-106250

Reconsidering fetal pain
Derbyshire, Stuart W. G.; Bockmann, John C.
10.1136/medethics-2019-105701

Organoids as hybrids: ethical implications for the exchange of human tissues
Boers, Sarah N.; van Delden, Johannes J. M.; Bredenoord, Annelien L.
10.1136/medethics-2018-104846

The biobank consent debate: Why ‘meta-consent’ is not the solution?
Manson, Neil C.
10.1136/medethics-2018-105007

Informed consent for early-phase clinical trials: therapeutic misestimation, unrealistic optimism and appreciation
Halpern, Jodi; Paolo, David; Huang, Andrew
10.1136/medethics-2018-105226

Computer knows best? The need for value-flexibility in medical AI
McDougall, Rosalind J.
10.1136/medethics-2018-105118

Advance euthanasia directives: a controversial case and its ethical implications
Miller, David Gibbes; Dresser, Rebecca; Kim, Scott Y. H.
10.1136/medethics-2017-104644

Moral reasons to edit the human genome: picking up from the Nuffield report
Gyngell, Christopher; Bowman-Smart, Hilary; Savulescu, Julian
10.1136/medethics-2018-105084

Moral uncertainty and the farming of human-pig chimeras
Koplin, Julian; Wilkinson, Dominic
10.1136/medethics-2018-105227

Too much medicine: not enough trust?
Fritz, Zoe; Holton, Richard
10.1136/medethics-2018-104866

Why not common morality?
Rhodes, Rosamond
10.1136/medethics-2019-105621