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Medicalizing the Constitution?

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  • M. Gregg Bloche, M.D., J.D.

Courts and physicians need to be mindful about the use and misuse of medical-science findings in constitutional conflicts, the cloaking of moral views in scientific guise, and the marshaling of medicine’s cultural authority as a means of persuasion.

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This article was published on May 25, 2022, at NEJM.org.

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From the Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC.

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