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Seasonal Flu: The Ethics of Staying at Home

Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012

A university student must decide whether to ignore his flu symptoms in order to take part in a group presentation.  Is it worse to let down his presentation partners or to expose others to his germs?  

This case study was written by Sarah Ludwig, and SCU student and Honzel Fellow at the Ethics Center.

Tags: bioethics, medical ethics