ALL WORK MUST BE ORIGINAL AND HAVE 0% PLAIGIARISM
In this week’s Discussion, you will explore how ethics
applies to issues in medicine. Bioethics is a distinct subject that takes
medical and biological issues and analyzes them using ethical reasoning and
theory. The topics discussed in bioethics are varied but these issues impact
your lives directly.
Confidentiality is both common sense and professional
convention, per the Hippocratic Oath, in the sense “I will respect the privacy
of my patients, for their problems are not disclosed to me that the world may
know” (Lasagna, 1964). It is an obligation not only of those who are called up
to take the oath as a matter of course, but all healthcare professionals.
Are there instances in which private medical
information should be revealed to others in order to protect individuals or the
public from harm? Please explain your position using ethical reasoning and
Lasagna, L. (1964). “Hippocratic Oath—Modern Version.”
WGGH Educational Foundation for PBS and NOVA Online. Retrieved June 2, 2015
from the NOVA site: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/body/hippocratic-oath-today.html
the following topics related to Product Design:
Select three of the topics listed and compose three
paragraphs describing the topics, one paragraph per selected topic, based on
the course material and additional research you conduct online.