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Descriptor English: Ethics, Medical
Descriptor Spanish: Ética Médica
Descriptor Portuguese: Ética Médica
Descriptor French: Déontologie médicale
Entry term(s): Medical Ethics
Tree number(s): K01.752.566.479.171.132.750
N05.350.340.162.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004992
Scope note: The principles of professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families.
Annotation: restrict to ethics in relation to the physician; BIOETHICS and BIOETHICAL ISSUES are also available
Allowable Qualifiers: ED education
HI history
Entry Version: ETHICS MED
Related: Bioethics MeSH
DeCS ID: 5083
Unique ID: D004992
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Ethics, Medical - Preferred
Concept UI M0007853
Scope note The principles of professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families.
Preferred term Ethics, Medical
Entry term(s) Medical Ethics



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