Medical Ethics

Recent Articles

Oct 17, 2017

The ongoing drinking water contamination in Flint, Michigan, serves as a wake-up call to physicians about their public health duties during such crises.

Sep 18, 2017

Medical educators can use these recorded programs to teach about tough cases and critical issues, all while med students walk, cook or do the laundry.

Sep 08, 2017

Clinicians working in correctional settings need to offer good care while respecting incarcerated patients’ autonomy.

Aug 25, 2017

An education module offers insight into the ethics of physician impairment and wellness.   

Aug 21, 2017

The AMA Code of Medical Ethics has guidance to help physicians navigate the topic of xenotransplantation.