A physician charter on medical professionalism: a challenge for medical education.

@article{Jotkowitz2004APC,
  title={A physician charter on medical professionalism: a challenge for medical education.},
  author={Alan Bruce Jotkowitz and Shimon Seymour M Glick and Avi Porath},
  journal={European journal of internal medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={5-9}
}
The European Federation of Internal Medicine, The American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine, and the American Board of Internal Medicine recently developed a Charter on Medical Professionalism that they hope will be accepted by physicians around the world. The charter is based on three principles: the primacy of patient welfare, patient autonomy, and social justice. We believe that each of these principles has relevance to medical education and practical implications… CONTINUE READING

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