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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Law and Political Science D-index 27 Citations 3,558 146 World Ranking 566 National Ranking 18

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Human rights
  • Health care

His scientific interests lie mostly in Human rights, Law, Reproductive health, Abortion and Confidentiality. His research on Human rights often connects related topics like Health policy. Bernard M. Dickens performs multidisciplinary studies into Law and Safe motherhood in his work.

His biological study deals with issues like Judicial opinion, which deal with fields such as Pregnancy. His study looks at the relationship between Abortion and topics such as Legislation, which overlap with Amniocentesis, Sex selection, Girl and Preimplantation genetic diagnosis. Bernard M. Dickens interconnects Genetics, Predictive testing, Disease, Autonomy and Relevance in the investigation of issues within Confidentiality.

His most cited work include:

  • Reproductive Health and Human Rights: Integrating Medicine, Ethics, and Law (202 citations)
  • Ethics and SARS: lessons from Toronto. (198 citations)
  • Severe brain injury to neurological determination of death: Canadian forum recommendations (140 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Bernard M. Dickens spends much of his time researching Law, Human rights, Abortion, Reproductive health and Health care. His study looks at the intersection of Law and topics like Informed consent with Family medicine and Liability. Bernard M. Dickens works in the field of Human rights, focusing on International human rights law in particular.

His Abortion study incorporates themes from Economic Justice and Public health. Particularly relevant to Reproductive rights is his body of work in Reproductive health. His Health care research incorporates themes from Nursing, Confidentiality and Misconduct.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Law (37.67%)
  • Human rights (21.14%)
  • Abortion (19.51%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2009-2020)?

  • Human rights (21.14%)
  • Law (37.67%)
  • Family medicine (10.30%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Human rights, Law, Family medicine, Abortion and Reproductive health are his primary areas of study. Bernard M. Dickens combines subjects such as Birth certificate, Judicial opinion, Government, Professional responsibility and Harm with his study of Human rights. His research on Law frequently connects to adjacent areas such as In vitro fertilisation.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Psychological intervention, Consent to treatment, Informed consent, Ethical issues and Gynecology in addition to Family medicine. The Abortion study combines topics in areas such as Economic Justice, Dignity and Health care. His work deals with themes such as Demography, Environmental health and Professional association, which intersect with Reproductive health.

Between 2009 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Reducing stigma in reproductive health. (40 citations)
  • Conscientious commitment to women's health. (27 citations)
  • Body enhancement through female genital cosmetic surgery creates ethical and rights dilemmas (27 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Human rights
  • Health care

Bernard M. Dickens mostly deals with Human rights, Abortion, Gynecology, Reproductive health and Law. As part of one scientific family, Bernard M. Dickens deals mainly with the area of Human rights, narrowing it down to issues related to the Harm, and often Public health, Global health and Vulnerability. His work on Unwanted child is typically connected to Quarter, Irish and Unsafe abortion as part of general Abortion study, connecting several disciplines of science.

His work carried out in the field of Gynecology brings together such families of science as Pregnancy, Amniocentesis, Family medicine, Intensive care medicine and Transplantation. The concepts of his Pregnancy study are interwoven with issues in Psychiatry, Duty, MEDLINE and Obstetrics. His Reproductive health study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Government, Criminology and Professional association.

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Best Publications

Reproductive Health and Human Rights: Integrating Medicine, Ethics, and Law

Rebecca J. Cook;Bernard M. Dickens;Mahmoud F. Fathalla.
(2003)

464 Citations

Ethics and SARS: lessons from Toronto.

Peter A Singer;Solomon R Benatar;Mark Bernstein;Mark Bernstein;Abdallah S Daar.
BMJ (2003)

252 Citations

Reproductive Health and Human Rights

Rebecca J. Cook;Bernard M. Dickens;Mahmoud F. Fathalla.
(2003)

203 Citations

Human rights dynamics of abortion law reform.

Rebecca J. Cook;Bernard M. Dickens.
Human Rights Quarterly (2003)

177 Citations

Severe brain injury to neurological determination of death: Canadian forum recommendations

Sam D. Shemie;Christopher Doig;Bernard Dickens;Paul Byrne.
Canadian Medical Association Journal (2006)

164 Citations

Female genital cutting (mutilation/circumcision): ethical and legal dimensions

R.J Cook;B.M Dickens;M.F Fathalla.
International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics (2002)

144 Citations

Obstetric fistula: the challenge to human rights

R.J. Cook;B.M. Dickens;S. Syed.
International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics (2004)

142 Citations

Origins of the desire for euthanasia and assisted suicide in people with HIV-1 or AIDS: a qualitative study.

James V Lavery;James V Lavery;Joseph Boyle;Bernard M Dickens;Heather Maclean.
The Lancet (2001)

142 Citations

The control of living body materials.

Bernard M. Dickens.
University of Toronto Law Journal (1977)

117 Citations

BIOETHICS FOR CLINICIANS: 13. RESOURCE ALLOCATION

Martin F. McKneally;Bernard M. Dickens;Eric M. Meslin;Peter A. Singer.
Canadian Medical Association Journal (1997)

113 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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