A guide to ethical conduct and behaviour and to fitness to practise

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575158
Title:
A guide to ethical conduct and behaviour and to fitness to practise
Authors:
Medical Council
Citation:
Medical Council. 1994. A guide to ethical conduct and behaviour and to fitness to practise. Dublin: Medical Council.
Publisher:
Medical Council
Issue Date:
1994
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575158
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
Since the last edition of the Ethical Guide in 1989, there have been many changes in the practice of medicine ranging from high technological procedures, ethical problems relating to reproductive medicine, genetics, serious infection, advertising and in general. changes in social conditions of many of our patients. The present Guide has been revised and a new format established with numerical identifiable paragraphs to simplify referrals to the Guide. The Ethics Committee has spent a lot of time in the past year re-editing for this issue and I must compliment Professor P. Keane for his enthusiasm and diligence as Chairman of the Committee. New changes relate to data protection, donor organs, protocol on brain death, a statement on abortion, deputising arrangements, requests for medico-legal reports. in-practice information.
Keywords:
ETHICS; GENETICS; INFECTION CONTROL; SOCIAL CONDITION
Series/Report no.:
4th edition

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMedical Councilen
dc.date.accessioned2015-08-18T14:51:39Zen
dc.date.available2015-08-18T14:51:39Zen
dc.date.issued1994en
dc.identifier.citationMedical Council. 1994. A guide to ethical conduct and behaviour and to fitness to practise. Dublin: Medical Council.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/575158en
dc.descriptionSince the last edition of the Ethical Guide in 1989, there have been many changes in the practice of medicine ranging from high technological procedures, ethical problems relating to reproductive medicine, genetics, serious infection, advertising and in general. changes in social conditions of many of our patients. The present Guide has been revised and a new format established with numerical identifiable paragraphs to simplify referrals to the Guide. The Ethics Committee has spent a lot of time in the past year re-editing for this issue and I must compliment Professor P. Keane for his enthusiasm and diligence as Chairman of the Committee. New changes relate to data protection, donor organs, protocol on brain death, a statement on abortion, deputising arrangements, requests for medico-legal reports. in-practice information.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherMedical Councilen
dc.relation.ispartofseries4th editionen
dc.subjectETHICSen
dc.subjectGENETICSen
dc.subjectINFECTION CONTROLen
dc.subjectSOCIAL CONDITIONen
dc.titleA guide to ethical conduct and behaviour and to fitness to practiseen
dc.typeReporten
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