It would therefore be helpful if physicians as a profession gave serious consideration to the ethics of appropriate prescribing of cognitive enhancers, and consulted widely as to how to strike the
We remain steadfast in our mission to enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine and supporting the critical role played ... ACP affirms the principles of ethics and
He is member of ACP's Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee, and of the Ethics Committee of the Society of General Internal Medicine. ... Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee.
ACP activities: 2009-2012, Board of Regents; 2011-present, International Council; 2009-2012, Awards Committee (Chair, 2010-2012); 2009-2010, Marketing and Communications Committee; 2010-2011, Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights ... Present positions:
The thorny ethical question is "when should dialysis not be offered?" In the U.S., we have yet to successfully address this question in most of the workaday world of medicine. ... medical ethics.
This issue covers the debate about breast cancer screening, medication adherence, and the ethics of students who follow up on patients by using the electronic medical record. ... Although understandable, and arguably even responsible, this practice
These chapters provide an overview of global health, the economics of hospital care, principles of medical ethics, the core competencies of hospital medicine, and bioterrorism.
ACP Internist has addressed doctors' dress before . Most recently, blogger Toni Brayer, FACP, dressed down doctors for wearing ties . Now, ...
All the same, the definition of Professionalism Dr. Huddle provides will serve us well. ... Moreover, there are wonderful moments of professionalism you can observe from the corner of your eye.