TITLE

AOA PROFESSIONALISM GUIDING LEADERSHIP

AUTHOR(S)
Light, Terry R.; Swiontkowski, Marc F.
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2006, Vol. 88-A Issue 10, p2303
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the traits that demonstrate professionalism which are important characteristics in the effective leadership of medical organizations. Physicians must ensure that patients are fully informed prior to treatment and after treatment has occurred. They also must show commitment to act in the best interests of the organization and to put personal interests aside. Having heroic behavior means stand up for the betterment of the society and of the medical profession.
ACCESSION #
22449162

 

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