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Eatment decisions Bioethics claimed to offer a set of generally applicable universally accepted guidelines that would simplify complex situations In Thieves of Virtue Tom Koch contends that bioethics has failed to deliver on its promises Instead he argues bioethics has promoted a view of medicine as a commodity whose delivery is predicated not on care but on economic efficiencyAt the heart of bioethics Koch writes is a lifeboat ethic that assumes scarcity of medical resources is a natur

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Thieves of VirtueAl condition rather than the result of prior economic political and social choices The idea of natural scarcity reuiring ethical triage signaled a shift in ethical emphasis from patient care and the physician's responsibility for it to neoliberal accountancies and the promotion of research as the preeminent goodThe solution to the failure of bioethics is not a new set of simplistic principles Koch points the way to a transformed medical ethics that is humanist responsible and defensible