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First, Do No Unjust Harm

Recognizing and Confronting Evil

by John S. Pletz

  • 106 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by University Press of America .
Written in English

  • Philosophy,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Good & Evil,
  • Philosophy / Good & Evil,
  • Good and evil

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8027371M
    ISBN 100761825878
    ISBN 109780761825876

    no one willingly goes to meet harm or what he believes to be harm. To make for what one believes to be a harm, instead of making for the good, is not, it seems, in human nature, and when faced with the choice of two harms no one will choose the greater when he might choose the less. (Prot. b-d). 7. FIRST, DO NO HARM User Review - Kirkus. When should life-support be withdrawn? What level of medical care is appropriate for whom? These and other tough questions— too tough (or too hot) for one person to handle—are faced by ethics Read full reviewReviews: 1.

    First, Do No Harm 4 First, do no harm. “First, do no harm” is one of the principal rules for ethics taught in medical school. It means that it may be better not to do something than to do something that carries the risk of harm to the patient but a less certain chance of benefit. Preventing harms. First, Do No Harm The Dramatic Story of Real Doctors and Patients Making Impossible Choices at a Big-City Hospital By Lisa Belkin By Lisa Belkin.

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