Ethical principles are essential in the practice of dentistry, and Ethical Decisions in Dentistry takes the reader from ethics in dental education to creating ethical protocols and public policy. This concise volume covers ethics issues in the education of dentists, in licensure and licensing examinations, in solo and group private practice, and in esthetic dentistry. It also supplies a chapter presenting the patient's perspective on medical ethics, one on informed consent, and another on the process of developing the guidelines for ethical dental decision-making. The topics of billing, office management, and advertising are covered, and the book closes with a chapter entitled qEthics in Transition, q which charts transitions in a dentists' practice and career as well as transitions in how ethical principles themselves are viewed. Ethical Decisions in Dentistry is a valuable text for teaching ethics in dental schools, but also serves as a refresher course for practicing dentists at any stage of their professional lives.internet to find out what adegreea this is. ... degrees or the PhD degree wish to separate themselves from the pack, they should not do it with self-awarded letters from an unaccredited institute. ... been at the forefront of promoting ethical standards in the profession, and the organization takes a firm stand on ethical standards.
|Title||:||Ethical Decision Making in Dentistry|
|Author||:||Suzanne U. Stucki-McCormick|
|Publisher||:||PMPH-USA - 2014|