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Truth-telling and Withholding Information: Ethical Topic in Medicine

depts.washington.edu/bioethx/topics/truth.html

Apr 11, 2008 ... Discusses ethical issues relating to truth telling, including patient preferences, family requests, placebo, and potential harm. Guidelines ...

Truth Telling

missinglink.ucsf.edu/lm/ethics/Content Pages/fast_fact_truth_telling.htm

Definition: Truth-telling, or veracity, can be defined as the avoidance of lying, ... about their diagnoses is a relatively new addition to the ethics of health care.

Truth-telling and patient diagnoses - Journal of Medical Ethics - BMJ

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Truth-telling in medicine is a broad area and often encompasses several ethical issues. These issues include the right of patients or their families to receive ...

Is It Ever OK to Lie to Patients? | Roswell Park Cancer Institute

www.roswellpark.org/partners-practice/white-papers/it-ever-ok-lie-patients

Aside from the ethical mandate of truth telling in the modern age of medicine, physicians in most states are also legally obligated to disclose all relevant health  ...

Truth Telling - Bioethics Research Library

bioethics.georgetown.edu/phil105/classical-biomedical-ethics-physician-patient-encounter/truth-telling/

The issue of truth-telling in bioethics is closely related to that of Informed Consent , ... The primary issue in biomedical ethics concerning truth-telling is the one ...

The ethics of truth telling - NCBI - National Institutes of Health

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3876651/

[3] This study makes a valuable contribution to initiating a discussion on truth telling, questioning established practices and widely held presumptions about the ...

When the Family Requests Withholding the Diagnosis: Who Owns ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2835490/

In the United States, patient autonomy is a strongly held ethical principle. Although this ... These cultural differences also affect the view of truth telling. In some ...

Withholding truth from patients - RCNi

journals.rcni.com/doi/pdfplus/10.7748/ns2009.08.23.48.35.c7202

This article examines telling the truth from an ethical perspective. It puts forward arguments for and against being honest with patients, using a clinical example ...

Don't Lie but Don't Tell the Whole Truth: The Therapeutic Privilege ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2673833/

Keywords: Therapeutic privilege, truth telling, justification .... The ethical principle of autonomy which protects patient self determination goes hand in hand with ...

The challenge of truth telling across cultures: a case study - NCBI

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3713926/

Dec 27, 2011 ... Accompanied with various opinions across cultures, truth telling is a major ... Keywords: Truth telling, Ethics consultation, Autonomy, Informed ...

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Honesty in Medicine: should doctors tell the truth? - Universidad de ...

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The importance of not doing harm in effect relegated truth telling to the category of "everything else ...

Telling the Truth - A Tussle between Four Principles of Ethics

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Feb 10, 2014 ... Keywords: 4 Principles of ethics; Autonomy and justice; Nurses and autonomy .... Telling the Truth - A Tussle between Four Principles of Ethics.

Truth Telling to Terminally Ill Patients: To Tell or not to Tell

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Oct 7, 2013 ... Christmas holiday. Truth telling to terminally ill patients is a common ethical dilemma in health care ethics: to inform or not to inform, is the main ...