5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Name two ethical issues in psychiatric/mental health nursing.
- Who determines what is "right" or "good" within a society?
- a The right to refuse medication and the right to the least restrictive treatment alternative.
- b Legislation
- c the duty to do no harm either intentionally or unintentionally; take due care
- d written untruths that are harmful to someone's reputation
- e One's duty to benefit or promote the good of others
5 Multiple choice questions
- An offensive touching or use of force on a person without his or her consent.
- free to leave
- 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
- making false or malicious statements about a persons character or reputation
- an ethical theory that promotes action based on the end results that produces the most good for the most people.
5 True/False questions
false imprisonment → depriving a person of freedom of movement without consent and without privilege
Ethics → Term applied to ethics within the concept of medicine, nursing and allied health.
veracity → ideas or concepts that give meaning to an individual's life.
right → a valid, legally recognized claim or entitlement, encompassing both freedom from government interference or discriminatory treatment and entitlement to a benefit or service
absolute right → When there is no restriction whatsoever on the individuals entitlement.