2021-10-15

Medical Ethics for the Boards

Concise and readable review of essential ethics topics for the Boards Ethics questions are included in Steps 1 and 3 of the USMLE, as well as on the American Board of Internal Medicine Examination and other specialty board certification exams. Practical and approachable, Medical Ethics for the Boards provides a concise yet comprehensive review of topics students are most likely to encounter on the test. A chapter of questions and answers provides practice for exam day and helps readers feel prepared. This book includes chapter-level coverage of patient autonomy; competence and the capacity to make decisions; informed consent; confidentiality and medical records; end-of-life issues; reproductive issues;organ and tissue donation; reportable illnesses; HIV-related issues; STDs; malpractice; the doctor-patient relationship; abuse, gifts, and physician-assisted suicide; workplace relations; and ethical issues in research and experimentation. Concise review of ethics essentials tested on the Boards Includes Q&A for exam preparation Readable and entertaining review from ethics expert Conrad Fischer Market: US medical students preparing for the USMLE; residents preparing for specialty board exams


Book Details

Book Title: Medical Ethics for the Boards

Book Author: Conrad Fischer

Book Category: -

ISBN: B019HX5ERO