By-Laws of the Medical Society of the County of Oneida

By-Laws of the Medical Society of the County of Oneida : Together with the Laws of the State of New York, Relative to the Medical Profession, and a System of Medical Ethics (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from By-Laws of the Medical Society of the County of Oneida: Together With the Laws of the State of New York, Relative to the Medical Profession, and a System of Medical Ethics Medical ethics, as a branch of general ethics, must rest on the basis of religion and morality. They comprise not only the duties, but also the rights of a physician: and, in this sense, they are identical with Medical Deontology - a term introduced by a late writer, who has taken. The most comprehensive view of the subject. In framing a code on this basis, we have the inestimable advantage. Of deducing its rules from the conduct of the many eminent physicians who have adorned the profession by their leaguing and their piety. From the age of Hippocrates to the present time, the annals of every civilized people contain abundant evidences of the devotedness of medi cal men to the relief of their fellow creatures from pain and disease, regardless of the privation and danger, and not seldom obloquy, eu countered in return; a sense of ethical obligations rising superior, in their minds, to considerations of personal advancement. Well and truly was it said by one of the most learned men of the last century: that the. Duties of a physician were never more beautifully exemplified that in the conduct of Hippocrates, nor more eloquently described than in his writings. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 54 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 86g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243108117
  • 9780243108114