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Friday, January 22, 2016

Medical Ethics And Alternatives To Medicine

"It is ridiculous to look at the harms of medical treatments without looking at the benefits."  - - - "Nonmaleficence says don’t harm the patient; beneficence says help the patient. There’s a trade-off, since almost every treatment carries some small degree of risk. Not treating may do more harm than treating."

Screening Tests and "First Do No Harm."

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