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Descriptor English: Ethics, Professional
Descriptor Spanish: Ética Profesional
Descriptor Portuguese: Ética Profissional
Descriptor French: Déontologie
Entry term(s): Ethic, Professional
Professional Ethic
Professional Ethics
Tree number(s): K01.752.566.479.171
N05.350.340
SP9.130
VS3.004.001.005
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004995
Scope note: The principles of proper conduct concerning the rights and duties of the professional, relations with patients or consumers and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the professional and interpersonal relations with patient or consumer families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
Annotation: specify geog if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: ED education
HI history
Previous Indexing: Ethics (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
Related: Professional Misconduct MeSH
DeCS ID: 5086
Unique ID: D004995
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Ethics, Professional - Preferred
Concept UI M0007858
Scope note The principles of proper conduct concerning the rights and duties of the professional, relations with patients or consumers and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the professional and interpersonal relations with patient or consumer families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
Preferred term Ethics, Professional
Entry term(s) Ethic, Professional
Professional Ethic
Professional Ethics



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