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Striking a Balance

  • David Finley
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 48)

Abstract

Physicians do not represent a morally or ethically homogeneous group. Although the education and training may be structured similarly, the experience of that training and the motives, purpose, and rewards for pursuing a medical career are highly individualized. Each physician interprets his or her role differently: some as“healers”; some as“care providers.”

Keywords

Open Discussion Presume Consent Medical Board Medical Futility Dispute Mediation 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1995

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  • David Finley

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