David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
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This short work examines what the Hippocratic Oath said to Greek physicians 2400 years ago and reflects on its relevance to medical ethics today. Drawing on the writings of ancient physicians, Greek playwrights, and modern scholars, each chapter explores one passage of the Oath and concludes with a modern case discussion. This book is for anyone who loves medicine and is concerned about the ethics and history of the profession.
|Keywords||Medical ethics Physicians Professional ethics Ethics, Medical Hippocratic Oath|
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|Call number||R724.5.M54 2004|
|ISBN(s)||9780195162196 0195162196 0195188209 9780195188202|
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