5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- moral behavior
- Name two ethical issues in psychiatric/mental health nursing.
- Who determines what is "right" or "good" within a society?
- a ideas or concepts that give meaning to an individual's life.
- b conduct that results form serious critical thinking about how individuals ought to treat others
- c the duty to do no harm either intentionally or unintentionally; take due care
- d The right to refuse medication and the right to the least restrictive treatment alternative.
- e Legislation
5 Multiple choice questions
- an ethical theory that promotes action based on the end results that produces the most good for the most people.
- a right on which the society has agreed and formalized into law.
- based on the notion of a hypothetical social contract between free, equal and rational person: concept of justice reflects a duty to treat all individuals equally and fairly
- Procedure of placing some mentally ill people in a psychiatric hospital or other facility based on their potential danger to themselves or others, or their inability to care for themselves
- an attempt or threat to touch another person unjustifiably
5 True/False questions
Ethical dilemmas → requires a person to make a choice between two equally unfavorable alternatives. occur when moral appeals can be made for taking either of two opposing courses of action. taking no action is considered an action taken
Bioethics → Term applied to ethics within the concept of medicine, nursing and allied health.
right → a valid, legally recognized claim or entitlement, encompassing both freedom from government interference or discriminatory treatment and entitlement to a benefit or service
veracity → The science that deals with the rightness and wrongness of actions
libel → a valid, legally recognized claim or entitlement, encompassing both freedom from government interference or discriminatory treatment and entitlement to a benefit or service