Ethical Issues in Clinical Surgery

Part I: General Considerations

Chapter 1: What Is Distinctive about Surgical Ethics?
Jukes P. Namm, MD, FACS
Mark Siegler, MD, MACP
Peter Angelos, MD, PhD, FACS

Chapter 2: The History and Development of Surgical Ethics
Alberto R. Ferreres, MD, PhD, MPH, JD, FACS (Hon.)
Denise M. Dudzinski, PhD, MTS

Chapter 3: Surgical Professionalism and Competence
Mark C. Weissler, MD, FACS
Ajit K. Sachdeva, MD, FACS, FRCSC

Chapter 4: The Ethical Duties and Obligations of a Surgeon
Alberto R. Ferreres, MD, PhD, MPH, JD, FACS (Hon.)

Chapter 5: The Ethics of Surgical Judgment and Uncertainty
Catherine J. Hunter, MD, FACS, FAAP
Henri R. Ford, MD, MHA, FACS, FRCS, FAAP

Chapter 6: The Ethics of Surgical Education
Malini D. Sur, MD
Mark Siegler, MD, MACP
Peter Angelos, MD, PhD, FACS

Chapter 7: A Toolbox for Surgical Ethics
Anji E. Wall, MD, PhD

Course summary
Course opens: 
12/13/2018
Course expires: 
12/17/2019
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The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The American College of Surgeons designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of 11 credits meets the requirements for Self-Assessment.

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Course opens: 
12/13/2018
Course expires: 
12/17/2019
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