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Subject Terms

MeSH stands for Medical Subject Headings. They are a controlled vocabulary for discovering medical information in databases like PubMed and they can also be used to search OneSearch for books. In OneSearch, use the Advanced Search feature and set your search filter to "Subject". In the space provided, search one of the terms listed below. For more terms see this table.

MeSH Search Terms relevant to Bioethics:

  • Beneficience
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Bioethical Issues
  • Codes of Ethics
  • Double Effect Principle
  • Ethics, Clinical
  • Ethics, Research
  • Ethical Analysis
  • Humanism
  • Feminism
  • Personal Autonomy
  • Social Justice


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