Medical Law And Ethics Final Exam

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Medical Law And Ethics Final Exam

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _____ is the expectation that your individual rights will be protected.
    • A. 

      Due process

    • B. 

      Standard of care

    • C. 

      Duty of care

    • D. 

      Good Samaritan laws

  • 2. 
    _____ is the ability to understand someone without actually experiencing what they have experienced.
    • A. 

      Empathy

    • B. 

      Sympathy

    • C. 

      Integrity

    • D. 

      Beneficence

  • 3. 
    Someone who is _____ is inclined to sue.
    • A. 

      Vendictive

    • B. 

      Litigious

    • C. 

      Greedy

    • D. 

      Maleficent

  • 4. 
    _____ varies by state and defines what the "practice of medicine" is for that state.
    • A. 

      Medical Practice Acts

    • B. 

      Good Samaritan Laws

    • C. 

      Vital statistics

    • D. 

      Reciprocity

  • 5. 
    A _____ is a past case that serves as a future model.
    • A. 

      Precedent

    • B. 

      Case study

    • C. 

      Example

    • D. 

      Summary judgement

  • 6. 
    _____ ensures that no one branch of the government can have more power than another.
    • A. 

      Check and balances

    • B. 

      Bipartisanship

    • C. 

      The democratic party

    • D. 

      The republican party

  • 7. 
    _____ law involves one citizen vs. another citizen and usually results in monetary damages.
    • A. 

      Civil

    • B. 

      Criminal

    • C. 

      Administrative

    • D. 

      Contract

  • 8. 
    _____ is the study of good vs. evil.
  • 9. 
    Man-made rules for the protection of society are called _____.
  • 10. 
    Medical etiquette are standards of _____ behavior.
  • 11. 
    Stare decisis means let the _____ stand.
  • 12. 
    Preponderance of the _____ is the less stringent standard by which civil cases are held; it means that more likely than not the incident did occur.
  • 13. 
    _____ law concerns promises and agreements.
    • A. 

      Civil

    • B. 

      Criminal

    • C. 

      Contract

    • D. 

      Good Samaritan

  • 14. 
    A _____ is a civil injury.
    • A. 

      Tort

    • B. 

      Misdemeanor

    • C. 

      Felony

    • D. 

      Blue collar crime

  • 15. 
    _____ is spoken false or malicious words that injur a reputation.
    • A. 

      Slander

    • B. 

      Libel

    • C. 

      Assault

    • D. 

      Battery

  • 16. 
    _____ is written, print, or pictures that injur a reputation.
    • A. 

      Libel

    • B. 

      Slander

    • C. 

      Assault

    • D. 

      Usery

  • 17. 
    Fraudulent is defined as the attempt to _____ another person.
    • A. 

      Deceive

    • B. 

      Help

    • C. 

      Harm

    • D. 

      Defy

  • 18. 
    The illegal appropriation of property is called _____.
    • A. 

      Grand larceny

    • B. 

      Larceny

    • C. 

      Embezzelment

    • D. 

      Petty theft

  • 19. 
    _____ torts are injuries caused by not exercising due standard of care.
    • A. 

      Unintentional

    • B. 

      Intentional

    • C. 

      Illegal

    • D. 

      Unethical

  • 20. 
    _____ of contract is neglecting to uphold that contract.
    • A. 

      Breach

    • B. 

      Nullification

    • C. 

      Voiding

    • D. 

      Dissolution

  • 21. 
    Consideration is something of _____.
  • 22. 
    You are _____ if you are of sound mind and body.
    • A. 

      Lucid

    • B. 

      Competent

    • C. 

      Impotent

    • D. 

      Potent

  • 23. 
    An _____ contract is an agreement that clearly states all terms; oral or written.
    • A. 

      Implied

    • B. 

      Expressed

    • C. 

      Informed

    • D. 

      Uninformed

  • 24. 
    _____ laws are rules that are supposed to protect the public.
    • A. 

      Criminal

    • B. 

      Civil

    • C. 

      Tax

    • D. 

      Contract

  • 25. 
    _____ contracts are agreements that are shown by inference, by signs, inaction, or silence.
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