Personal autonomy in health settings and Shi’i Islamic Jurisprudence: a literature review

Med Health Care and Philos (2016). doi:10.1007/s11019-016-9738-x
Authors: Zohrehsadat NajiZari ZamaniSofia A., KoutlakiPayman Salamati
“Respect for personal autonomy in decision-making is one of the four ethical principles in medical circumstances. This paper aims to present evidence that can be considered good exemplars in the clarification of the ethical viewpoints of the western and Shi’i Islamic perspectives on this issue.”
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