Ethics in sports medicine.

Abstract

All physicians are faced at some time with fundamental challenges while striving to respect the principle canons which define a physician's ethical code. These canons are: 1. Primacy of patient interests, 2. Patient confidentiality, 3, Informed consent, and 4. Maintenance of a high standard of care. Athletes, because of their focus on performance, often… (More)

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@article{Murthy2012EthicsIS, title={Ethics in sports medicine.}, author={Anjali M Murthy and James Dwyer and Joseph A. Bosco}, journal={Bulletin of the NYU hospital for joint diseases}, year={2012}, volume={70 1}, pages={56-9} }