CMA's direction on the public-private interface
- MANAGING YOUR OFFICE during a pandemic. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;Nov2009 MD Lounge Supplement, p8
No abstract available.
- Out-of-hours provision and home visits. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;11/5/2011, Vol. 169 Issue 19, p507
In this article the author discusses the issues associated with the out of hour or emergency medical visits made by veterinary specialists, also, he suggests that the veterinary doctors should consult the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons' Guide to Professional Conduct.
- CMAJ appoints first ethicist/ombudsman. Sibbald, Barbara // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/14/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 10, p1327
Reports that Dr. John Dossetor has been appointed as ethicist and ombudsman of the 'Canadian Medical Association Journal.' Career highlights; Education; His concerns about the escalating number of ethical dilemmas arising because of advances in medicine.
- Active and passive euthanasia: the cases of Drs. Claudio Alberto de la Rocha and Nancy Morrison. Gorman, Daniel // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/23/99, Vol. 160 Issue 6, p857
Focuses on the question of whether active euthanasia should sometimes be allowed. The difference between passive and active euthanasia; The acceptance of passive euthanasia by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA); The cases against Dr. Claudio Alberto de la Rocha and Dr. Nancy Morrison, both...
- PHYSICIANS AND THE PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY (UPDATE 2001). // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/01/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 9, p1339
Presents guidelines by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) to assist physicians in determining when a relationship with industry, particularly pharmaceutical companies, is appropriate. General principles for these relationships; Guidelines regarding industry-sponsored research and...
- CMA to revise Code of Ethics. Sullivan, Patrick // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/18/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 4, p474
Reports that the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) is revising its Code of Ethics in order to update and improve the ethical guidance it provides to physicians. Use of the CMA code by colleges of physicians and surgeons; Way that the update will consider issues such as disclosure of adverse...
- 24/7 diagnostic services call. // GP: General Practitioner;11/2/2007, p3
The article discusses the report "The Right Person in the Right Setting--First Time" published by the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) which calls for change in the way medical care is provided out of hours and says that without such diagnostic services many patients go to hospital...
- Untitled. Haddad, Amy; O'Connor, Eileen // RN;Nov93, Vol. 56 Issue 11, p23
Presents an ethical dilemma wherein an 18-year old cystic fibrosis patient brought to an emergency department in respiratory distress wants a do-not-resuscitate (DNR) order while her parents refuse to sign it. Health care professionals' ethical vow to respect autonomous decisions of competent...
- Medical Ethics, Malpractice, and Emergency Medical Services: Some Congressional Concerns. Rogers, Paul G. // American Journal of Law & Medicine;Fall75, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p283
In this Article, Congressman Paul G. Rogers (D-Florida) takes a look at some contemporary problems in medical ethics, malpractice, and emergency medical services (EMS), with particular attention to the role of law and Congressional concerns in these areas.