Medical Action as Ethical Principle

DOI: 10.3238/zfa.2020.0018-0023

german translation / full article

Micha Brumlik

Keywords: dignity of man ethics morals talking medicine

SummaryIn the light of normativity medical action is bound to moral imperatives and ethical opportunities. This resulted quite early in concepts of a „talking medicine“. However, the history of some Nazi physicians has proven that even „talking medicine“ can be immoral.Keywordsmorals; ethics; talking medicine; dignity of man

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