Category: healthcare

Stereotyping Patients

Today‚Äôs post is provided by Katherine Puddifoot, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, Durham University. Here, she introduces her article, “Stereotyping Patients“, that has recently appeared in the Journal of Social Philosophy. Should healthcare professionals respond to the social group status of their patients, automatically...

Vaccine Hesitancy and Trust

This post is by Elisabetta Lalumera (University of Bicocca, Milan). In this post she summarises a paper forthcoming in Rivista di Estetica, entitled: “Trust in healthcare systems and vaccine hesitancy.” Healthcare systems can positively influence our personal decision-making and health-related behavior...