The branch of science deals with ethical issues that arise in situations of disaster treatment. Disaster treatment produces ethical challenges that differ from usual medical practices. Treatment of disaster situations is related with public health ethics more than medical ethics. This branch of science aims to review some ethical dilemmas that arise in disasters and mainly focuses on health services, embedding ethical values and principles in every aspect of health-care.
Related Journals of Ethics in disaster medicine
Journal of Clinical Research & Bioethics, Advanced Techniques in Biology & Medicine Open Access, Biology and Medicine Open Access, General Medicine: Open Access Open Access, Molecular Medicine & Therapeutics Open Access, American Journal of Disaster Medicine, International Journal of Disaster Medicine, Prehospital and Disaster Medicine Journal, Health & Human Rights Journal, Ethics in Disaster Medicine - Cambridge Journals, Journal of Emergency & Disaster Medicine.