last week in a new policy paper, “Online Medical Professionalism: Patient and Public Relationships.”. ... The paper was authored by ACP's Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee; ACP's Council of Associates; and FSMB's Committee on Ethics
During the session, sponsored by the College's Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee, Walter J. ... The ethical pressures on these hypothetical physicians only increased with the second case study.
A passerby wandering into the room might have been shocked by the ethics being displayed by physicians on stage during a session on ethical challenges. ... That's true,” he said, to laughter from the audience. There were moments of both laughter and
Braddock III, MD, FACP, director of clinical ethics at Stanford University's Center for Biomedical Ethics and a member of ACP's Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee. ... Hood, MBBS, MPH, MACP, ACP's immediate past president and past chair
prohibition on physician-assisted suicide that has been a tenet of medical ethics since Hippocrates. ... Snyder Sulmasy, JD, director of ACP's Center for Ethics and Professionalism.
Researchers reviewed 16 studies published from 1988 to 2015 that assessed outcomes after clinical ethics consultations took place in the ICU. ... Clinical ethics consultations in the ICU are associated with helpful, though stressful, experiences and
Many of these issues are components of medical professionalism, a topic that may not have been as thoroughly covered in foreign medical schools. ... When I came through medical school in the early ‘80s, I had zero lectures on professionalism or ethics.
ACP has released the sixth edition of the Ethics Manual, published as a supplement with the Jan. ... 3 Annals of Internal Medicine. ACP has released the sixth edition of the Ethics Manual, published as a supplement with the Jan.
Ethical guidelines, however, sidestep the difference between “treatment” and “advice.” Rarely are medical students invited to treat a relative's illness. ... Ultimately, a more practical and nuanced ethical code is needed. At present, physicians
The position paper was developed on behalf of the ACP Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee and proposes strategies to identify and address discrepancies between values and actions. ... 2. The learning environment should foster respect,