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  • Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, Volume 15, Issue 2
  • April 2006, pp. 202-203

Participation in Torture and Interrogation: An Inexcusable Breach of Medical Ethics—A Call to Hold Military Medical Personnel Accountable to Accepted Professional Standards

  • PHILIP R. LEE (a1), MARCUS CONANT (a2), ALBERT R. JONSEN (a3) and STEVE HEILIG (a4)
  • DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0963180106060245
  • Published online: 01 April 2006
Abstract

The profession of medicine has developed codes of ethical conduct for thousands of years. From the Hippocratic Oath of ancient Greece onward to modern times, a universal and central element of such codes has expressed the imperative that a physician shall “Do no harm.”

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