Uncharted territory: Hippocratic ethics and health systems

Kenny, Nuala
May 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/9/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 10, p1385
Academic Journal
Talks about the relationship between the public and private sectors in the delivery and funding of health care in Canada which is deeply rooted in some unresolved issues of physician ethics. Elements of professionalism that must be included in the deliberations of the Canadian Medical Association; Factor that should be considered by the medical profession before it can give credible advice regarding the relationship between the public and private sectors of health care; Questions that must be addressed by Canadian doctors before any meaningful advice can be given to others.


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