SESSION TITLE: Ethics
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Slide
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
PURPOSE: Patient autonomy and social justice are conspicuously absent from the Hippocratic oath. Pellegrino's Precepts, which uphold the principle of beneficence as central to medical ethics, have been suggested as a replacement for the Hippocratic oath. We studied the approach of health care providers towards sexual offenders in the ICU.