One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
treated as singular or plural Moral principles that govern the practice of medicine.‘here medical ethics are unambiguous: the mother comes first’‘medical ethics is part of the core of medical education’
- ‘He is professor of medical ethics and has been a member of the Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust clinical ethics committee since it was first established in 1995.’
- ‘The medical ethics committee should report on the issues surrounding the circumcision of male children for whom there is no valid medical indication.’
- ‘A discussion of common medical ethics topics for clinical readers can be found in the Canadian Medical Association Journal's series on bioethics for clinicians.’
- ‘The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990 provides an interesting example of an attempt to provide a coherent, sensitive, and flexible approach to resolving difficult issues of medical ethics.’
- ‘The larger issue is one of medical ethics.’
- ‘She is a lecturer in medical ethics at Imperial College, London.’
- ‘Non-consensual data sharing is contrary to medical ethics and appears to violate the European Convention on Human Rights.’
- ‘We need greater academic insight into such areas as medical ethics.’
- ‘The advocates typically have medical training and are experienced in end-of-life issues and medical ethics.’
- ‘He shared his knowledge of medical ethics and made an important contribution towards building academic chairs in other parts of the United Kingdom.’
- ‘These violations concerned basic principles of medical ethics.’
- ‘These principles of medical ethics are not without their critics.’
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