AHL 202◊ Comprehensive Medical Ethics

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/25/13

The application of ethics to the practice of medical professionals. Morality, ethical dimensions of professional roles, confidentiality, informed consent, chronic and end-of-life care, physician assisted suicide, withdraw of life support, life-sustaining treatments, abortion, cloning, stem cell research, banking cord blood stem cells and human medical experimentation are covered.

Lecture: 3 hours