The aims of the journal are to discuss ethics in biomedical research and within health professions and healthcare in general. The Editorial board is composed of health practitioners, lecturers and researchers close to social sciences. Addressing ethical, moral and law issues the journal is based on the exchange between different disciplines. It publishes studies in the field of social sciences, philosophy (anthropology and epistemology), ethics, humanities or legal, on the institutional life or professional health practice.
Every issue of this quarterly publication offers carefully peer reviewed topical articles and original research articles as well as an editorial and a press review, thus giving a new perspective on ethical questions to all interested professionals in health care and social sciences. Submission of multidisciplinary studies is encouraged. Copyedited English titles, abstracts and keywords are consistently part of all articles.