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The Hippocratic Oath and the Ethics of Medicine

The Hippocratic Oath and the Ethics of Medicine

Writing Stage
Published On
2004
ISBN
0195162196
ISBN13
9780195162196
This engaging book examines what the Hippocratic Oath meant to Greek physicians 2400 years ago and reflects on its relevance to medical ethics today. Drawing on the writings of ancient physicians, Greek playwrights, and modern scholars, each chapter explores one of its passages and concludes with a ...more

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