To the Editor: An ethical concern that was raised by Conway in his article supporting the freedom to practise in accordance with conscience1 related to the problems that arise when patients — specifically children — are unable to express a considered opinion on any conflict between their clinicians and their legal guardians about their best interests.
- Careers centre
- MJA Open
- Job Search
Should doctors feel able to practise according to their personal values and beliefs?
William R Adam
Med J Aust 2012; 196 (2): 109.
William R Adam, Professor of Medicine
Conway BV. Should doctors feel able to practise according to their personal values and beliefs? Med J Aust 2011; 195: 496 .
The full contents of this page are only available to subscribers.
Log in to keep reading
* Required information