In this course the student will study: Deffinition of Ethics and learn how to: differentiate between ethics and low, why ethics is important to dentistry, major sources of dental ethics, different approaches to ethical decision-making, why all patients are deserving of respect and equal treatment, professional duty of care in dentistry, principles of consent and develop skills in their clinical application, how treatment decisions should be made for children and for patients who are incapable of making their own decisions, justification for patient confidentiality and recognise legitimate exceptions to confidentiality, term of professionalism in dentistry, relation of the dentist with the society, relation of dentist with colleagues.

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