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Medical Ethics Today

The BMA"s Handbook of Ethics and Law

by Bma Ethics Department Staff

  • 359 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical ethics,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Abridged Audio - Exercise/Health,
  • Philosophy,
  • Ethics,
  • MEDICAL LAWS AND LEGISLATION_GREAT BRITAIN,
  • Medical / Ethics,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatCD-ROM
    Number of Pages4
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7868493M
    ISBN 10072791829X
    ISBN 109780727918291

    Medical ethics has evolved over time. This chapter shows how changes have taken place, and which factors physicians will want to account for in their medical ethical decisions.   Medical ethics and law are now firmly embedded in the curricula of medical schools. The ability to make clinical decisions on the basis of critical reasoning is a skill that is rightly presumed as necessary in today's doctors. Medical decisions involve not only scientific understanding but also ethical values and legal :

    An introductory booklet on medical ethics for health care and medical students. It presents a systematic approach to ethical dilemmas in clinical practice Author: Ray Noble. Medical Ethics Committee xvii List of case examples xix Preface xxiii 1 A practical approach to ethics 1 Does medical ethics help and how? 2 Key terms and concepts 2 Professionalism 4 Duties and rights 5 The public interest 5 Medical law and healthcare law 6 Statute and common law 6 Human rights law 7 Quasi (or soft) law 8 Ethical decision making 9File Size: 3MB.

    Medical ethics is a system of moral principles that apply values to the practice of clinical medicine and in scientific research. Medical ethics is based on a set of values that professionals can refer to in the case of any confusion or conflict. These values include the respect for autonomy, non-maleficence, beneficence, and justice. Such tenets may allow doctors, care providers, and . CHICAGO — Completely updated after an eight-year modernization project, a revised edition of the Code of Medical Ethics is available from the American Medical Association (AMA) in hardcover or e-book. The revised edition contains ethical guidance improved for relevance, clarity and consistency to help physicians keep pace with emerging demands they face with new .


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