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The Unique Nature of Clinical Ethics in Allied Health Pediatrics: Implications for Ethics Education

  • CLARE DELANY, MERLE SPRIGGS, CRAIG L FRY and LYNN GILLAM
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Ethics education is recognized as an integral component of health professionals’ education and has been occurring in various guises in the curricula of health professional training in many countries since at least the 1970s. However, there are a number of different aims and approaches adopted by individual educators, programs, and, importantly, different health professions that may be characterized according to strands or trends in ethics education.

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C.F. is supported by an NHMRC Australian Public Health Training Fellowship 519556 and the University of Melbourne (Centre for Applied Philosophy & Public Ethics).

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