Winners and Articles

Vol.16 No.1 (2006)

  • Hitoshi Arima
    On the boundary of 'self-interest' : Irreversible loss of cerebral functioning and proxy decision-making
  • Yusuke Inoue
    Reorganization of the regulatory system for using living human embryos in the UK. (co-author: Ayako Kamisato)

Vol.17 No.1 (2007)

  • Yuichiro Sato
    Procedural due process in the investigation of research misconduct
  • Soichiro Ogura
    The problem of obligatory "pregnancy conflict counseling" in Germany

Vol.18 No.1 (2008)

  • Mari Tsuruwaka
    Study of Hansen’s disease in Taiwan: From hearing of patients who had Hansen’s disease

Vol.19 No.1 (2009)

  • Waki Toya
    Why is permitted to utilize ART? the possibility of diversity in the shape of families by sexual minority
  • Souichiro Toda
    Constructing a valid rehabilitation of disorders of consciousness: the clues obtained from a meta-analysis of the misdiagnosis rate

Vol.20 No.1 (2010)

  • Miho Omomo
    End-of-life care of dialysis patients and advance directives
  • Takanobu Kinjo
    Ethics consultation and narrative competence
  • Taketoshi Okita
    Preventing the spread of infectious diseases and limiting individual rights: ethical issues concerning influenza and the prevention of other infectious diseases

Vol.21 No.1 (2011)

  • Takiko Kato
    Rethinking medical futility: Is the notion of “medical futility” valid in clinical situations?

Vol.22 No.1 (2012)

  • Kyoko Takashima
    Controversy in the UK on assisted dying and “suicide tourism” to Switzerland: Possible effects of cross-border health care on domestic regulations. (co-author: Satoshi Kodama)

Vol.23 No.1 (2013)

  • Tomohide Ibuki
    Is there a parental duty to bear the best child possible? A critical analysis of a bioethical controversy on PGD. (co-author: Satoshi Kodama)
  • Yicheng Chung
    Debates on end-of-life care and the legalization of “natural death” in Taiwan: the practice of terminal discharge and the Hospice and Palliative Care

Vol.24 No.1 (2014)

  • Koichi Jimba
    Ethical ambiguity concerning the legal duty of confidentiality
  • Masanori Oikawa
    Requirements for general consent and their ethical underpinnings:  considering the ideal form of general consent. (co-authors: Misao Fujita, Akira Akabayashi)

Vol.25 No.1 (2015)

  • Miki Kawabaya
    Public Bath Movements in the West and the Japanese Municipal Public Bath System: Focusing on the concept of body and morality

Vol.26 No.1 (2016)

  • Kashimi Yoshida
    Human experiments on infants in the 1950s in Japan

Vol.27 No.1 (2017)

  • Shino Okajima
    Practical Wisdom for Ethical Issues in Perioperative Nursing. (co-author: Akihiro Shuda)

Vol.28 No.1 (2018)

  • Yusuke Fukuya
    The brain drain and freedom of movement

Vol.29 No.1 (2019)

  • Akira Nakazawa
    Family presence during cardiopulmonary resuscitation and information disclosure

Vol.30 No.1 (2020)

  • Tadashi Kawasaki
    The Concept of Vulnerability in Research Ethics

Vol.31 No.1 (2021)

  • Yutori TAKAI
    Ethical Issues of Clinical Trials that Exclude Pregnant Women (co-author: Kenji MATSUI )
  • Yuko MURAOKA
    Issues Caused by Regulations on the Use of Genetic Information:
    A Study Based on a Case in Which the Insurer Was Exempted from Liability under the Congenital Anomaly Clause (co-author: Kazuto KATO)

Vol.32 No.1 (2022)

  • Shohei SUZUKI
    A Current State and ELSI of Carrier Screening for Autosomal Recessive Disease (co-authors: Yuki KAWAMURA, Kyoko TAKASHIMA, Reiko ARAKAWA. Kenji MATSUI. Keiichiro YAMAMOTO )