Flashcards in Ethics 1 - Further Approaches in Ethics Deck (13)
Name the 4 principles.
Name the 3 main approaches in medical ethics.
What is deontology?
In accord with moral rule/principle
What is virtue ethics?
What a virtuous agent would do in given circumstances
What is consequentialism?
Promotes best consequences
List the 3 branches of justice.
Rights based justice
Name the 4 quadrants.
Quality of Life
How would you structurally analyse an ethical case (5 steps)
1. Summarise case/problem
2. State moral dilemma
3. State assumptions being made
4. Analyse the case
5. Acknowledge other approaches and state preferred approach with reasoning
What does 'medical indications' incorporate?
Consider each medical condition and its proposed treatment
What 4 elements must a patient fulfil in order to be said that they have capacity?
What does 'patient preferences' incorporate?
What does the patient want? Does the patient have the capacity to decide?
What does quality of life incorporate?
Describe the patient’s quality of life in the patient’s terms and from the care providers’ perspectives