Articles by Author: Malcolm De Roubaix

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  1. Seeking patients' consent in anaesthesiology: consent in clinical practice

    Seeking patients' consent in anaesthesiology: consent in clinical practice

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    The article explores the historical, legal and philosophical background and justification of informed consent. Anaesthesiologists have a responsibility to obtain separate informed consent, both to prevent litigation and to satisfy the requirement of rationality and respect for personal autonomy. The...
  2. Separation-survivability as moral cut-off point for abortion

    Separation-survivability as moral cut-off point for abortion

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    We argue that separation-survivability is a significant developmental fetal milestone beyond which abortion is only rarely and exceptionally morally justifiable. Secondly, we argue that the continuous nature of prenatal development, and simultaneous parallel development and actuation of intrinsic and contingent...
  3. Professionalism in anaesthesiology practice: ethical reflection on the nature of professionalism in anaesthesiology

    Professionalism in anaesthesiology practice: ethical reflection on the nature of professionalism in anaesthesiology

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Anaesthesiologists are well trained and equipped to practise a high standard of care and contribute significantly to positive perioperative outcomes. Professionalism is characterised first by expertise in the clinical skills, capabilities, knowledge and experience internal to the practice of anaesthesiology...
  4. What should I tell my patient? Disclosure in anaesthesiology: difficulties, requirements, guidelines and suggestions

    What should I tell my patient? Disclosure in anaesthesiology: difficulties, requirements, guidelines and suggestions

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    South African anaesthesiologists have embraced the requirement for authentic informed consent, but there is no consensus regarding the comprehensiveness and specificity requirements with regard to the information that needs to be supplied to the patient, and upon which decisions will...
  5. REVIEWS

    REVIEWS

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Linguistics
  6. Book Review

    Book Review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
  7. Cradling bias is absent in children with autism spectrum disorders

    Cradling bias is absent in children with autism spectrum disorders

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: This study investigated relations among empathy and cradling bias in children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).
  8. Redemption to a kwaito beat: Gavin Hood's <em>Tsotsi</em>

    Redemption to a kwaito beat: Gavin Hood's <em>Tsotsi</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa
    The authors provide an analysis of the film Tsotsi, with a specific focus on the musical score comprising both pre-recorded popular music (mainly the kwaito of Zola) and more conventional orchestral and choral components. We argue that the film is...