Smoking and health: is discrimination fair?

ALLMARK, P. J. (1995). Smoking and health: is discrimination fair? Professional nurse, 10 (12), 811-813.

Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL:


The practice of discriminating against smokers for certain treatments is widespread. Discrimination is not wrong in itself; what is crucial is the criterion used. Discrimination against smokers appears to invoke criteria of benefit and desert. These criteria are not, and perhaps cannot be, applied consistently.

Item Type: Article
Research Institute, Centre or Group: Centre for Health and Social Care Research
Depositing User: Caroline Fixter
Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2010 08:06
Last Modified: 30 Apr 2010 08:06

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics