Drug costs and new ethics rules for research are key drivers of the new direction. ... Since the development and approval of the existing options, ethics rules about drug testing were tightened, in an update to the World Medical Association's Declaration
in a HIPAA-secure manner,” said Ana María López, MD, MPH, FACP, chair of ACP's Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee.
ACP frequently refers to the concept of professionalism. However, an important component of professionalism, autonomy, is conveniently ignored.
online. Payments should be commensurate with the time, effort and actual expense on the research project, according to Lois Snyder, director of the College's Center for Ethics and Professionalism. ... College's Center for Ethics and Professionalism,
I got a call from a patient who had a family member sick and in the ICU. She wondered if I could come over “to offer support.” Even though t...
a sponsored professorship in a medical journalism school), and assistance from PR reps in finding sources (ever wonder where they get those patient anecdotes?) can compromise journalistic ethics.
Physicians should not compromise their ethical obligation to deliver clinically appropriate care for the sake of new technology adoption.
Similarly, it is possible that an issue deemed ethical today, might be considered unethical tomorrow. ... Even if this preparatory training function were to be deemed ethical, I would never participate in it.
He was also coauthor of the second edition of the ACP Ethics Manual and coauthor of ACP's first paper describing the need for universal access to health care.