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5 Matching questions

  1. slander
  2. Bioethics
  3. libel
  4. involuntary commitment
  5. moral behavior
  1. a 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
  2. b conduct that results form serious critical thinking about how individuals ought to treat others
  3. c Term applied to ethics within the concept of medicine, nursing and allied health.
  4. d words falsely spoken that damage the reputation of another
  5. e written untruths that are harmful to someone's reputation

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The science that deals with the rightness and wrongness of actions
  2. One's duty to benefit or promote the good of others
  3. when confidential information is disclosed to a third party without patient consent or court order.
  4. The right to refuse medication and the right to the least restrictive treatment alternative.
  5. 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

5 True/False questions

  1. valuesAn offensive touching or use of force on a person without his or her consent.


  2. absolute righta right on which the society has agreed and formalized into law.


  3. defamation of characterOne's duty to benefit or promote the good of others


  4. utilitarianismsuggests that decisions and actions are bound by a sense of duty. decisions made out of respect for moral law. I make this choice because it is morally right and my duty to do so.
    -Immanuel Kant


  5. Ethical dilemmasrequires 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