Medical Ethics

Recent Articles

Oct 12, 2018

From Friendster to Snapchat, social media trends come and go, but ethical guidance for physicians endures. Learn how the AMA Code of Medical Ethics applies to social media.

Sep 28, 2018

The women and men behind the AMA Code of Medical Ethics bring you great educational activities to help you earn CME credit and answer challenging questions.

Sep 14, 2018

Physicians have tough decisions to make when medical ethics and law come into conflict. Learn how to properly weigh the two when faced with the dilemma.

Sep 13, 2018

This is one of the new ethical questions arising in the age of precision health. Find out more about ethical dimensions of genetic testing, gene editing and more.

Sep 05, 2018

The AMA Code of Medical Ethics offers guidance on what to do to help prevent, identify and treat violence and abuse.