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Arthur R. Derse MD, JD

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Director, Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Institute for Health and Equity
Division: Bioethics
Program: Administration

Member of the Kern Institute


Research Experience

  • Advance Directives
  • Advisory Committees
  • Bioethical Issues
  • Bioethics
  • Codes of Ethics
  • Commitment of Mentally Ill
  • Curriculum
  • Defensive Medicine
  • Disaster Medicine
  • Disasters
  • Double Effect Principle
  • Education, Graduate
  • Education, Medical
  • Education, Medical, Continuing
  • Education, Medical, Graduate
  • Education, Medical, Undergraduate
  • Education, Professional
  • Education, Public Health Professional
  • Educational Technology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Emergency Treatment
  • Empathy
  • Ethical Review
  • Ethicists
  • Ethics
  • Ethics Committees
  • Ethics Committees, Clinical
  • Ethics Committees, Research
  • Ethics Consultation
  • Ethics, Clinical
  • Ethics, Institutional
  • Ethics, Medical
  • Ethics, Professional
  • Ethics, Research
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Geriatrics
  • Health Care Costs
  • Hospice Care
  • Humanities
  • Informed Consent
  • Interdisciplinary Communication
  • Internet
  • Jurisprudence
  • Lawyers
  • Legal Guardians
  • Legislation
  • Liability, Legal
  • Licensure
  • Living Wills
  • Minors
  • Models, Educational
  • Moral Obligations
  • Narration
  • Neurocognitive Disorders
  • Palliative Care
  • Patient Rights
  • Patient Self-Determination Act
  • Personal Autonomy
  • Personhood
  • Physician Self-Referral
  • Presumed Consent
  • Principle-Based Ethics
  • Terminally Ill
  • health law
  • Clinical Expertise

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Clinical Ethics Consultation
  • Leadership Positions

  • Director, MCW Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities
  • Director, MCW Medical Humanities Program
  • Board Member, American Society for Law, Medicine and Ethics
  • Past President, American Society for Bioethics and Humanities
  • Former Chair, Ethics Committee, American College of Emergency Physicians
  • Former Chair, Veterans Health Affairs National Ethics Committee
  • Board Member and Secretary, Association of Bioethics Program Directors
  • Publications (109)

  • Creating Reflective Space for Reflective and "Unreflective" Medical Students: Exploring Seminal Moments in a Large-Group Writing Session. (Campbell BH, Treat R, Johnson B, Derse AR) Acad Med 2020 06;95(6):882-887 PMID: 32101930 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85085533419 02/27/2020       2 Citations
  • Medical Training and Errors: Competence, Culture, Caring, and Character. (Derse AR) Acad Med 2020 08;95(8):1155-1158 PMID: 31833851 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85089128395 12/14/2019    
  • Medications for addiction treatment initiated from the emergency department: Ethical considerations. (Marshall KD, Derse AR, Iserson KV, Kluesner N, Vearrier L) Am J Emerg Med 2020 02;38(2):343-348 PMID: 31831343 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85076540250 12/14/2019       1 Citation
  • How Emergency Physicians Approach Refusal of Observation after Naloxone Resuscitation. (Joseph JW, Marshall KD, Reich BE, Boyle KL, Hill KP, Weiner SG, Derse AR) J Emerg Med 2019 Nov 18 PMID: 31753755 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85075520816 11/23/2019       1 Citation
  • What Is the Minimal Competency for a Clinical Ethics Consult Simulation? Setting a Standard for Use of the Assessing Clinical Ethics Skills (ACES) Tool. (Wasson K, Adams WH, Berkowitz K, Danis M, Derse AR, Kuczewski MG, McCarthy M, Parsi K, Tarzian AJ) AJOB Empir Bioeth 2019 Jul-Sep;10(3):164-172 PMID: 31295060 PMCID: PMC6921700 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85068756456 07/12/2019       4 Citations
  • Emergency Medicine in the #MeToo Era. (Marco CA, Geiderman JM, Schears RM, Derse AR) Acad Emerg Med 2019 11;26(11):1245-1254 PMID: 31166061 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85068213463 06/06/2019       4 Citations
  • Views of institutional leaders on maintaining humanism in today's practice. (Gilligan MC, Osterberg LG, Rider EA, Derse AR, Weil AB, Litzelman DK, Dunne DW, Hafler JP, Plews-Ogan M, Frankel RM, Branch WT Jr) Patient Educ Couns 2019 10;102(10):1911-1916 PMID: 31097330 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85065518387 05/18/2019       1 Citation
  • Another Look at the Persistent Moral Problem of Emergency Department Crowding. (Moskop JC, Geiderman JM, Marshall KD, McGreevy J, Derse AR, Bookman K, McGrath N, Iserson KV) Ann Emerg Med 2019 09;74(3):357-364 PMID: 30579619 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85058637198 12/24/2018       14 Citations
  • Open Access Medical Journals: Promise, Perils, and Pitfalls. (Baker EF, Iserson KV, Aswegan AL, Larkin GL, Derse AR, Kraus CK, American College of Emergency Physicians Ethics Committee) Acad Med 2019 05;94(5):634-639 PMID: 30570493 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85065323794 12/21/2018       7 Citations
  • HIV-Positive health care workers and the obligation to disclose: Do patients have a right to know? (Lieberman KC, Derse AR) AIDS: Society, Ethics and Law 13 December 2018:85-108 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85080632531 12/13/2018    
  • Physician-assisted Death: Ethical Implications for Emergency Physicians. (Derse AR, Moskop JC, McGrath NA, Vearrier LE, Clayborne EP, Goett RR, Limehouse WE Jr) Acad Emerg Med 2019 02;26(2):250-255 PMID: 30230665 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85059552870 09/20/2018    
  • Should Emergency Department Patients with End-of-Life Directives be Admitted to the ICU? (Jesus JE, Marshall KD, Kraus CK, Derse AR, Baker EF, McGreevy J, American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Ethics Committee) J Emerg Med 2018 09;55(3):435-440 PMID: 30054156 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85050295576 07/29/2018       5 Citations
  • Healthcare at the Crossroads: The Need to Shape an Organizational Culture of Humanistic Teaching and Practice. (Rider EA, Gilligan MC, Osterberg LG, Litzelman DK, Plews-Ogan M, Weil AB, Dunne DW, Hafler JP, May NB, Derse AR, Frankel RM, Branch WT Jr) J Gen Intern Med 2018 07;33(7):1092-1099 PMID: 29740787 PMCID: PMC6025655 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85046621591 05/10/2018       10 Citations
  • The Brutal but Utile Truth of "Futile". (Derse AR) Perspect Biol Med 2018;60(3):340-344 PMID: 29375063 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85041042202 01/30/2018       2 Citations
  • Genetics and Genomics in Clinical Practice: The Views of Wisconsin Physicians. (McCauley MP, Marcus RK, Strong KA, Visotcky AM, Shimoyama ME, Derse AR) WMJ 2017 Jun;116(2):69-74 PMID: 29323820 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85026317737 01/13/2018       5 Citations
  • Legal considerations of patient refusals of treatment against medical advice (Derse AR) Against-Medical-Advice Discharges from the Hospital: Optimizing Prevention and Management to Promote High Quality, Patient-Centered Care 1 January 2018:31-40 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85084906810 01/01/2018    
  • Health Care Professionals and Law Enforcement. (Derse AR) N Engl J Med 2017 Dec 28;377(26):2515-2517 PMID: 29116879 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85040200832 11/09/2017       2 Citations
  • Engender trust and edify. (D'Souza A, Spellecy R, Derse A) Bone Marrow Transplant 2018 01;53(1):104 PMID: 29035397 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85057522137 10/17/2017       1 Citation
  • A Multi-Institutional Longitudinal Faculty Development Program in Humanism Supports the Professional Development of Faculty Teachers. (Branch WT Jr, Frankel RM, Hafler JP, Weil AB, Gilligan MC, Litzelman DK, Plews-Ogan M, Rider EA, Osterberg LG, Dunne D, May NB, Derse AR) Acad Med 2017 12;92(12):1680-1686 PMID: 28991846 PMCID: PMC5704738 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85037062091 10/11/2017       14 Citations
  • "Futile Care"-An Emergency Medicine Approach: Ethical and Legal Considerations. (Simon JR, Kraus C, Rosenberg M, Wang DH, Clayborne EP, Derse AR) Ann Emerg Med 2017 Nov;70(5):707-713 PMID: 28754353 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85025811690 07/30/2017       4 Citations
  • Flying Too Close to the Sun: Lessons Learned from the Judicial Expansion of the Objective Patient Standard for Informed Consent in Wisconsin. (Derse AR) J Law Med Ethics 2017 03;45(1):51-59 PMID: 28661273 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85032959074 07/01/2017       3 Citations
  • How physicians draw satisfaction and overcome barriers in their practices: "It sustains me". (Branch WT Jr, Weil AB, Gilligan MC, Litzelman DK, Hafler JP, Plews-Ogan M, Rider EA, Osterberg LG, Dunne D, Derse AR, Pittman JR, Frankel RM) Patient Educ Couns 2017 Dec;100(12):2320-2330 PMID: 28623052 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85020685321 06/18/2017       16 Citations
  • Refusal of Emergency Medical Treatment: Case Studies and Ethical Foundations. (Marco CA, Brenner JM, Kraus CK, McGrath NA, Derse AR, ACEP Ethics Committee) Ann Emerg Med 2017 Nov;70(5):696-703 PMID: 28559033 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85019758861 06/01/2017       8 Citations
  • When Not to Rescue: An Ethical Analysis of Best Practices for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiac Care. (Jecker NS, Derse AR) J Clin Ethics 2017;28(1):44-56 PMID: 28436929 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85063711843 04/25/2017    
  • Initial Experience with "Honoring Choices Wisconsin": Implementation of an Advance Care Planning Pilot in a Tertiary Care Setting. (Peltier WL, Gani F, Blissitt J, Walczak K, Opper K, Derse AR, Johnston FM) J Palliat Med 2017 09;20(9):998-1003 PMID: 28350476 PMCID: PMC6016723 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85033776451 03/30/2017       5 Citations
  • "Erring on the Side of Life" Is Sometimes an Error: Physicians Have the Primary Responsibility to Correct This. (Derse AR) Am J Bioeth 2017 02;17(2):39-41 PMID: 28112610 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85010427019 01/24/2017       1 Citation
  • Does Lack of "Genetic-Relative Family Health History" Represent a Potentially Avoidable Health Disparity for Adoptees? (May T, Strong KA, Zusevics KL, Jeruzal J, Farrell MH, LaPean Kirschner A, Derse AR, Evans JP, Grotevant HD) Am J Bioeth 2016 12;16(12):33-38 PMID: 27901440 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85000819171 12/03/2016       17 Citations
  • Issues of "Cost, Capabilities, and Scope" in Characterizing Adoptees' Lack of "Genetic-Relative Family Health History" as an Avoidable Health Disparity: Response to Open Peer Commentaries on "Does Lack of 'Genetic-Relative Family Health History' Represent a Potentially Avoidable Health Disparity for Adoptees?" (May T, Evans JP, Strong KA, Zusevics KL, Derse AR, Jeruzal J, LaPean Kirschner A, Farrell MH, Grotevant HD) Am J Bioeth 2016 12;16(12):W4-W8 PMID: 27901431 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85000352379 12/03/2016       3 Citations
  • Law Enforcement and Emergency Medicine: AnĀ Ethical Analysis. (Baker EF, Moskop JC, Geiderman JM, Iserson KV, Marco CA, Derse AR, ACEP Ethics Committee) Ann Emerg Med 2016 11;68(5):599-607 PMID: 27157455 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84964843067 10/25/2016       7 Citations
  • Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs: Ethical Issues in the Emergency Department. (Marco CA, Venkat A, Baker EF, Jesus JE, Geiderman JM, ACEP Ethics Committee) Ann Emerg Med 2016 11;68(5):589-598 PMID: 27181079 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84966703623 10/25/2016       4 Citations
  • A Pilot Evaluation of Portfolios for Quality Attestation of Clinical Ethics Consultants. (Fins JJ, Kodish E, Cohn F, Danis M, Derse AR, Dubler NN, Goulden B, Kuczewski M, Mercer MB, Pearlman RA, Smith ML, Tarzian A, Youngner SJ) Am J Bioeth 2016;16(3):15-24 PMID: 26913652 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84959348723 02/26/2016       39 Citations
  • Ethical and Regulatory Considerations Regarding Enrollment of Incompetent Adults in More Than Minimal Risk Research as Compared With Children. (Derse AR, Spellecy R) Am J Bioeth 2015;15(10):68-9 PMID: 26479114 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84945139744 10/21/2015       2 Citations
  • Creating a Residency Application Personal Statement Writers Workshop: Fostering Narrative, Teamwork, and Insight at a Time of Stress. (Campbell BH, Havas N, Derse AR, Holloway RL) Acad Med 2016 Mar;91(3):371-5 PMID: 26287917 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84959059602 08/20/2015       4 Citations
  • The ethics of self-determination: The diving bell and the butterfly (Derse AR) The Picture of Health: Medical Ethics and the Movies May 27, 2015:1-6 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84938596949 05/27/2015    
  • A code of ethics for health care ethics consultants: journey to the present and implications for the field. (Tarzian AJ, Wocial LD, ASBH Clinical Ethics Consultation Affairs Committee) Am J Bioeth 2015;15(5):38-51 PMID: 25970392 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84929332936 05/15/2015       45 Citations
  • Ethical issues in the response to Ebola virus disease in United States emergency departments: a position paper of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Emergency Nurses Association, and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. (Venkat A, Asher SL, Wolf L, Geiderman JM, Marco CA, McGreevy J, Derse AR, Otten EJ, Jesus JE, Kreitzer NP, Escalante M, Levine AC, American College of Emergency Physicians, Emergency Nurses Association, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine) Acad Emerg Med 2015 May;22(5):605-15 PMID: 25903144 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84929046146 04/24/2015       9 Citations
  • Ethical issues in the response to Ebola virus disease in US emergency departments: a position paper of the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Emergency Nurses Association and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. (Venkat A, Wolf L, Geiderman JM, Asher SL, Marco CA, McGreevy J, Derse AR, Otten EJ, Jesus JE, Kreitzer NP, Escalante M, Levine AC, American College of Emergency Physicians, Emergency Nurses Association, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine) J Emerg Nurs 2015 Mar;41(2):e5-e16 PMID: 25770003 PMCID: PMC7119323 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84924513817 03/15/2015       7 Citations
  • Ethics of ambulance diversion. (Geiderman JM, Marco CA, Moskop JC, Adams J, Derse AR) Am J Emerg Med 2015 Jun;33(6):822-7 PMID: 25616586 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84930927069 01/27/2015       6 Citations
  • The limits of traditional approaches to informed consent for genomic medicine. (May T, Zusevics KL, Derse A, Strong KA, Jeruzal J, La Pean Kirschner A, Farrell MH, Spellecy R) HEC Forum 2014 Sep;26(3):185-202 PMID: 25117558 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84907301107 08/15/2014       7 Citations
  • Physician orders for life-sustaining treatment and emergency medicine: ethical considerations, legal issues, and emerging trends. (Jesus JE, Geiderman JM, Venkat A, Limehouse WE Jr, Derse AR, Larkin GL, Henrichs CW 3rd, ACEP Ethics Committee) Ann Emerg Med 2014 Aug;64(2):140-4 PMID: 24743101 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84904985496 04/20/2014       28 Citations
  • In the absence of evidentiary harm, existing societal norms regarding parental authority should prevail. (Strong KA, Derse AR, Dimmock DP, Zusevics KL, Jeruzal J, Worthey E, Bick D, Scharer G, La Pean Kirschner A, Spellecy R, Farrell MH, Geurts J, Veith R, May T) Am J Bioeth 2014;14(3):24-6 PMID: 24592835 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84897678644 03/07/2014       5 Citations
  • Quality attestation for clinical ethics consultants: a two-step model from the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities. (Kodish E, Fins JJ, Braddock C 3rd, Cohn F, Dubler NN, Danis M, Derse AR, Pearlman RA, Smith M, Tarzian A, Youngner S, Kuczewski MG) Hastings Cent Rep 2013 Sep-Oct;43(5):26-36 PMID: 24092588 PMCID: PMC4849543 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84884929289 10/05/2013       77 Citations
  • Can a patient designate his doctor as his proxy decision maker? (Black PG, Derse AR, Derrington S, Lantos JD) Pediatrics 2013 May;131(5):986-90 PMID: 23629617 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84877061258 05/01/2013       5 Citations
  • HCEC pearls and pitfalls: suggested do's and don't's for healthcare ethics consultants. (American Society for Bioethics and Humanities Clinical Ethics Consultation Affairs Standing Committee, Carrese JA, Antommaria AH, Berkowitz KA, Berger J, Carrese J, Childs BH, Derse AR, Gallagher C, Gallagher JA, Goodman-Crews P, Heesters A, Jurchak M, Mitchell C, Mokwyune N, Parsi K, Powell T, Powderly KE, Rosell T, Shelton W, Smith ML, Spike J, Tarzian A, Wocial L) J Clin Ethics 2012;23(3):234-40 PMID: 23256404 12/22/2012       9 Citations
  • A model for emergency department end-of-life communications after acute devastating events--part II: moving from resuscitative to end-of-life or palliative treatment. (Limehouse WE, Feeser VR, Bookman KJ, Derse A) Acad Emerg Med 2012 Nov;19(11):1300-8 PMID: 23167864 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84869454224 11/22/2012       17 Citations
  • A model for emergency department end-of-life communications after acute devastating events--part I: decision-making capacity, surrogates, and advance directives. (Limehouse WE, Feeser VR, Bookman KJ, Derse A) Acad Emerg Med 2012 Sep;19(9):E1068-72 PMID: 22978734 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84866389813 09/18/2012       14 Citations
  • Palliative care in emergency medicine: past, present, and future. (Quest TE, Chan GK, Derse A, Stone S, Todd KH, Zalenski R) J Palliat Med 2012 Oct;15(10):1076-81 PMID: 22913363 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84866296652 08/24/2012       9 Citations
  • Futility in Emergency Medicine (Derse AR) Ethical Problems in Emergency Medicine: A Discussion-Based Review 20 June 2012:117-125 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84886140825 06/20/2012    
  • Family-Witnessed Resuscitation in the Emergency Department: Making Sense of Ethical and Practical Considerations in an Emotional Debate (Engel KG, Derse AR) Ethical Problems in Emergency Medicine: A Discussion-Based Review 20 June 2012:67-77 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84886209601 06/20/2012    
  • Refusal of Life-Saving Therapy (Marco CA, Derse AR) Ethical Problems in Emergency Medicine: A Discussion-Based Review 20 June 2012:89-97 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84886107235 06/20/2012    
  • Ethical Problems in Emergency Medicine: A Discussion-Based Review (Jesus J, Grossman SA, Derse AR, Adams JG, Wolfe R, Rosen P) Ethical Problems in Emergency Medicine: A Discussion-Based Review 20 June 2012 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84891585177 06/20/2012    
  • Preface (Jesus J, Grossman SA, Derse AR, Adams JG, Wolfe R, Rosen P) Ethical Problems in Emergency Medicine: A Discussion-Based Review 20 June 2012 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84886188284 06/20/2012    
  • Decision-making capacity (Derse AR) Guidance for Healthcare Ethics Committees 1 January 2012:55-62 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84925685059 01/01/2012    
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in the United States (Derse AR) Palliative Care 2011:343-352 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84884453134 12/01/2011    
  • Informed consent in palliative care: part II #165. (Weissman DE, Derse A) J Palliat Med 2011 Sep;14(9):1066-7 PMID: 21910615 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-80052713652 09/14/2011    
  • Informed consent in palliative care: part I #164. (Weissman DE, Derse A) J Palliat Med 2011 Sep;14(9):1065-6 PMID: 21910614 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-80052736298 09/14/2011    
  • The Memory Art Project: medical students and older adults. (Kodadek LM, Bettendorf BA, Uihlein JA, Derse AR) WMJ 2010 Dec;109(6):311-6 PMID: 21287881 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-78751480713 02/04/2011       3 Citations
  • Surrogate decision making for a pregnant patient refusing emergency Caesarian section. (Bradley C, Derse A, Brasel K) Surgery 2009 Nov;146(5):964 PMID: 19835730 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-70349765647 10/20/2009    
  • When I lay my burden down: commentary on Berger. (Derse AR) J Clin Ethics 2009;20(2):172-4 PMID: 19554825 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-67650712279 06/27/2009       1 Citation
  • Hospice and palliative medicine: new subspecialty, new opportunities. (Quest TE, Marco CA, Derse AR) Ann Emerg Med 2009 Jul;54(1):94-102 PMID: 19185393 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-67349277440 02/03/2009       73 Citations
  • Net effect: professional and ethical challenges of medicine online. (Derse AR, Miller TE) Camb Q Healthc Ethics 2008;17(4):453-64 PMID: 18724884 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-50249147317 08/30/2008       12 Citations
  • Is patients' time too valuable for informed consent? (Derse AR) Am J Bioeth 2007 Dec;7(12):45-6; discussion W3-4 PMID: 18098023 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-37549059216 12/22/2007       1 Citation
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in the United States (Derse AR) Palliative Care 2007:294-303 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84882810021 12/01/2007    
  • Gavels in the nursery: an Appellate Court shuts out parents and physicians from care decisions. (Lang KR, Leuthner S, Derse AR) Ann Health Law 2007;16(2):263-90, table of content PMID: 17982824 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-38449116726 11/07/2007       3 Citations
  • The evolution of medical ethics education at the Medical College of Wisconsin. (Derse AR) WMJ 2006 Jun;105(4):18-20 PMID: 16878654 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-33745840473 08/02/2006       3 Citations
  • Ethics and the law in emergency medicine. (Derse AR) Emerg Med Clin North Am 2006 Aug;24(3):547-55 PMID: 16877129 08/01/2006    
  • Privacy and confidentiality in emergency medicine: obligations and challenges. (Geiderman JM, Moskop JC, Derse AR) Emerg Med Clin North Am 2006 Aug;24(3):633-56 PMID: 16877134 PMCID: PMC7132767 08/01/2006    
  • Emergency research and consent: keeping the exception from undermining the rule. (Derse AR) Am J Bioeth 2006 May-Jun;6(3):36-7; discussion W49-50 PMID: 16754448 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-33745104367 06/07/2006       8 Citations
  • The seven-year itch. (Derse AR) Am J Bioeth 2005 Sep-Oct;5(5):1-5 PMID: 16179294 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-27944476917 09/24/2005    
  • What part of "no" don't you understand? Patient refusal of recommended treatment in the emergency department. (Derse AR) Mt Sinai J Med 2005 Jul;72(4):221-7 PMID: 16021314 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-22944458904 07/16/2005       13 Citations
  • Ten myths about decision-making capacity. (Ganzini L, Volicer L, Nelson WA, Fox E, Derse AR) J Am Med Dir Assoc 2005 May-Jun;6(3 Suppl):S100-4 PMID: 15890283 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85052545253 05/14/2005       53 Citations
  • Disclosing adverse events to patients. (Cantor MD, Barach P, Derse A, Maklan CW, Wlody GS, Fox E) Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 2005 Jan;31(1):5-12 PMID: 15691205 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-15944423968 02/05/2005       30 Citations
  • Limitation of treatment at the end-of-life: withholding and withdrawal. (Derse AR) Clin Geriatr Med 2005 Feb;21(1):223-38, xi PMID: 15639048 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-11444258655 01/11/2005       18 Citations
  • From Hippocrates to HIPAA: privacy and confidentiality in emergency medicine--Part II: Challenges in the emergency department. (Moskop JC, Marco CA, Larkin GL, Geiderman JM, Derse AR) Ann Emerg Med 2005 Jan;45(1):60-7 PMID: 15635312 PMCID: PMC7119013 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-11144243167 01/07/2005       35 Citations
  • From Hippocrates to HIPAA: privacy and confidentiality in emergency medicine--Part I: conceptual, moral, and legal foundations. (Moskop JC, Marco CA, Larkin GL, Geiderman JM, Derse AR) Ann Emerg Med 2005 Jan;45(1):53-9 PMID: 15635311 PMCID: PMC7132445 01/07/2005       61 Citations
  • End-of-life care ethics. The emergency physician and end-of-life care. (Derse AR) Virtual Mentor 2001 Apr:E4 PMID: 15612149 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-16644370122 12/23/2004    
  • Ten myths about decision-making capacity. (Ganzini L, Volicer L, Nelson WA, Fox E, Derse AR) J Am Med Dir Assoc 2004 Jul-Aug;5(4):263-7 PMID: 15228638 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-4143083966 07/02/2004       61 Citations
  • Do-not-resuscitate orders and medical futility. (Cantor MD, Braddock CH 3rd, Derse AR, Edwards DM, Logue GL, Nelson W, Prudhomme AM, Pearlman RA, Reagan JE, Wlody GS, Fox E, Veterans Health Administration National Ethics Committee) Arch Intern Med 2003 Dec 8-22;163(22):2689-94 PMID: 14662622 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0345168152 12/10/2003       49 Citations
  • Managed care, doctors, and patients: focusing on relationships, not rights. (Shapiro RS, Tym KA, Eastwood D, Derse AR, Klein JP) Camb Q Healthc Ethics 2003;12(3):300-7 PMID: 12889336 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0038118104 08/02/2003       2 Citations
  • Pitfalls in assessment of decision-making capacity. (Ganzini L, Volicer L, Nelson W, Derse A) Psychosomatics 2003 May-Jun;44(3):237-43 PMID: 12724505 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0037408442 05/02/2003       75 Citations
  • Between strangers: the practice of medicine online. (Miller TE, Derse AR) Health Aff (Millwood) 2002 Jul-Aug;21(4):168-79 PMID: 12117127 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0036634460 07/16/2002       40 Citations
  • Advance care planning by proxy for residents of long-term care facilities who lack decision-making capacity. (Volicer L, Cantor MD, Derse AR, Edwards DM, Prudhomme AM, Gregory DC, Reagan JE, Tulsky JA, Fox E, National Ethics Committee Of The Veterans Health Administration) J Am Geriatr Soc 2002 Apr;50(4):761-7 PMID: 11982681 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0036216360 05/02/2002       43 Citations
  • When cultures clash: physician, patient, and family wishes in truth disclosure for dying patients. (Lapine A, Wang-Cheng R, Goldstein M, Nooney A, Lamb G, Derse AR) J Palliat Med 2001;4(4):475-80 PMID: 11798479 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0035667019 01/19/2002       43 Citations
  • Patient care and student education: case for discussion. (Alexander C, Bresnahan JF, Derse AR) Virtual Mentor 2002 Apr 01;4(4) PMID: 23268989 01/01/2002    
  • Ethical issues in cost-effectiveness analysis (Pinkerton SD, Johnson-Masotti AP, Derse A, Layde PM) Evaluation and Program Planning February 2002;25(1):71-83 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-3643065087 01/01/2002    
  • Is there a lingua franca for bioethics at the end of life? (Derse AR) J Law Med Ethics 2000;28(3):279-84 PMID: 11210380 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0034279944 02/24/2001       7 Citations
  • Determination of "futility" in emergency medicine. (Marco CA, Larkin GL, Moskop JC, Derse AR) Ann Emerg Med 2000 Jun;35(6):604-12 PMID: 10828774 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0033840655 06/01/2000       41 Citations
  • Managed care: effects on the physician-patient relationship. (Shapiro RS, Tym KA, Gudmundson JL, Derse AR, Klein JP) Camb Q Healthc Ethics 2000;9(1):71-81 PMID: 10721470 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0034354131 03/18/2000       10 Citations
  • Making decisions about life-sustaining medical treatment in patients with dementia. The problem of patient decision-making capacity. (Derse AR) Theor Med Bioeth 1999 Jan;20(1):55-67 PMID: 10442054 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0033035522 08/12/1999       23 Citations
  • Law and ethics in emergency medicine. (Derse AR) Emerg Med Clin North Am 1999 May;17(2):307-25, ix PMID: 10429630 08/03/1999    
  • Universal emergency access under managed care: universal doubt or mission impossible? (Larkin GL, Weber JE, Derse AR) Camb Q Healthc Ethics 1999;8(2):213-25 PMID: 10067193 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0033087648 03/06/1999       3 Citations
  • Law and ethics in emergency medicine (Derse AR) Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America 1999;17(2):307-325 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0032838791 01/01/1999    
  • The brave new genetic world. (Derse AR) WMJ 1998 Apr;97(4):19-22, 27 PMID: 9584680 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0032044255 05/19/1998    
  • Whither ethics committee networks? (Derse AR) Hastings Cent Rep 1997 May-Jun;27(3):47 PMID: 11644998 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0031139055 05/01/1997       1 Citation
  • The abusive patient: where do you draw the line? (Zollo MB, Derse A) Am J Nurs 1997 Feb;97(2):31-5; quiz 36 PMID: 9025671 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0346789370 02/01/1997       3 Citations
  • Retiring the pacemaker. (Reitemeier PJ, Derse AR, Spike J) Hastings Cent Rep 1997 Jan-Feb;27(1):24; discussion 24-6 PMID: 9017411 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0030639780 01/01/1997       5 Citations
  • Managed care ethics: an emergency? (Larkin GL, Adams JG, Derse AR, Iserson KV, Gotthold WE) Ann Emerg Med 1996 Dec;28(6):683-9 PMID: 8953960 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0029826632 12/01/1996       5 Citations
  • HIV and AIDS. Legal and ethical issues in the emergency department. (Derse AR) Emerg Med Clin North Am 1995 Feb;13(1):213-23 PMID: 7851318 02/01/1995    
  • The bioethics discussion forum--an implementation of an Internet-based bioethics information analysis resource. (Derse AR, Krogull SR) Proc Annu Symp Comput Appl Med Care 1995:101-5 PMID: 8563245 PMCID: PMC2579064 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0029437115 01/01/1995    
  • HIV and aids: Legal and ethical issues in the emergency department (Derse AR) Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America 1995;13(1):213-223 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0028954125 01/01/1995    
  • The emergency physician and patient confidentiality: a review. (Larkin GL, Moskop J, Sanders A, Derse A) Ann Emerg Med 1994 Dec;24(6):1161-7 PMID: 7978601 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0028075684 12/01/1994       30 Citations
  • Willingness to perform euthanasia. A survey of physician attitudes. (Shapiro RS, Derse AR, Gottlieb M, Schiedermayer D, Olson M) Arch Intern Med 1994 Mar 14;154(5):575-84 PMID: 8122951 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0028196776 03/14/1994       77 Citations
  • The Bioethics Online Service--an implementation of a bioethics database and information resource. (Derse AR, Krogull SR) Proc Annu Symp Comput Appl Med Care 1994:354-7 PMID: 7949949 PMCID: PMC2247723 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0028185884 01/01/1994       2 Citations
  • Ethical aspects of resuscitation. (Adams JG, Derse AR, Gotthold WE, Mitchell JM, Moskop JC, Sanders AB) Ann Emerg Med 1992 Oct;21(10):1273-6 PMID: 1416313 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0026702934 10/01/1992       2 Citations
  • HIV-positive health care workers and the obligation to disclose. Do patients have a right to know? (Lieberman KC, Derse AR) J Leg Med 1992 Sep;13(3):333-56 PMID: 1402384 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0026786149 09/01/1992       7 Citations
  • American College of Emergency Physicians Ethics Manual. Ann Emerg Med 1991 Oct;20(10):1153-62 PMID: 1928895 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0026044834 10/01/1991       12 Citations
  • The HIV-infected emergency health care professional. SAEM Ethics Committee. (Knopp RK, Adams J, Derse A, Franaszek J, Green C, Iserson K, Kalbfleisch N, Keim S, Sanders A, Schmidt T) Ann Emerg Med 1991 Sep;20(9):1036-40 PMID: 1652220 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0025776436 09/01/1991       7 Citations
  • Ethics emergent. (Derse AR) Ann Emerg Med 1990 Feb;19(2):210-2 PMID: 2301803 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0025117663 02/01/1990    
  • The emergency care network of a ski marathon. (Gannon DM, Derse AR, Bronkema PJ, Primley DM) Am J Sports Med 1985 Sep-Oct;13(5):316-20 PMID: 4051089 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-0022002192 09/01/1985       15 Citations
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