Medical And Professional Ethics Quiz

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Medical ethics is a system organized of various moral principles that are essential in medical situations and clinical research. Medical ethics is based on a set of values that professionals can refer to in the case of any confusion or conflict. This Medical and Professional Ethics Quiz is a set of questions related to these medical and professional ethics.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The declaration that indicate the determination of the time of death is the legal responsibility of the physician:

    • A.

      Lisbon.

    • B.

      Oslo.

    • C.

      Sydney.

    • D.

      Tokyo.

    Correct Answer
    C. Sydney.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Sydney. In many jurisdictions, the determination of the time of death is considered a legal responsibility of the physician. This is because the physician is trained to assess and document the signs of death, such as absence of vital signs and physical changes in the body. The determination of time of death is important for legal purposes, such as determining the cause of death, investigating potential crimes, and settling inheritance matters. Therefore, the physician in Sydney, or any other jurisdiction, is responsible for making this declaration.

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  • 2. 

    All the following are true except:

    • A.

      The physician shall not be present during any procedure during torture.

    • B.

      The physician shall not provide any knowledge to facilitate the practice.

    • C.

      On torture it forbids doctors from practice of torture, but practice forms of cruel.

    • D.

      None of the above.

    Correct Answer
    C. On torture it forbids doctors from practice of torture, but practice forms of cruel.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "On torture it forbids doctors from practice of torture, but practice forms of cruel." This statement is incorrect because the physician is not allowed to practice any form of cruel treatment, including torture. The physician should not be present during any procedure involving torture and should not provide any knowledge to facilitate such practices.

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  • 3. 

    The needs to work in Health work environments that are characterized by all of the following except :

    • A.

      Trust.

    • B.

      Fairness.

    • C.

      Human rights.

    • D.

      Mutual respect.

    Correct Answer
    C. Human rights.
    Explanation
    This question is asking for a characteristic that is not associated with health work environments. Trust, fairness, and mutual respect are all important elements in creating a positive and productive work environment in the healthcare field. However, human rights are not typically mentioned as a defining characteristic of a health work environment. While human rights should be upheld and respected in all settings, they are not specifically mentioned in relation to health work environments in this question.

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  • 4. 

    Systems governing human social behavior based on different factors such as:

    • A.

      Genetics.

    • B.

      Social values.

    • C.

      Personal preference.

    • D.

      All of the above.

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "All of the above" because human social behavior is influenced by multiple factors, including genetics, social values, and personal preference. Genetics play a role in determining certain traits and behaviors that can influence social interactions. Social values, such as cultural norms and beliefs, shape how individuals behave and interact within a society. Personal preference refers to an individual's own choices and desires, which can also impact their social behavior. Therefore, all these factors collectively contribute to the systems governing human social behavior.

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  • 5. 

    The statement of medical ethics require the Physician to:

    • A.

      Do no harm.

    • B.

      All human being are born free and equal dignity and right.

    • C.

      Do what is best for the patient.

    Correct Answer
    C. Do what is best for the patient.
    Explanation
    The statement of medical ethics requires physicians to prioritize the best interests and well-being of their patients. This means that physicians should make decisions and take actions that are in the best interest of the patient's health and overall condition. This principle is fundamental in medical practice and ensures that patients receive the highest quality of care and treatment possible.

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  • 6. 

    Ethical standards promote the values that are essential to good communication such as :

    • A.

      Compliance with the law.

    • B.

      Patient safety.

    • C.

      Trust.

    • D.

      Human rights.

    Correct Answer
    C. Trust.
    Explanation
    Ethical standards promote trust in good communication because trust is the foundation of any successful and meaningful interaction. When ethical standards are followed, individuals can trust that the information being communicated is accurate, reliable, and in their best interest. Trust allows for open and honest communication, fosters strong relationships, and ensures that all parties involved feel respected and valued. Without trust, communication becomes ineffective and can lead to misunderstandings, conflicts, and a breakdown in relationships. Therefore, trust is an essential value that ethical standards promote in order to facilitate effective communication.

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  • 7. 

    We need medical ethics for: 

    • A.

      Invokes an ethical decisions well.

    • B.

      The ethical issue may not be readily apparent.

    • C.

      Ethical guide you to take your decision.

    • D.

      All of the above.

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above.
    Explanation
    Medical ethics is necessary for all of the reasons mentioned in the options. It helps in making ethical decisions in medical practice, especially when the ethical issue is not immediately clear. Medical ethics also serves as a guide to ensure that the decisions made are ethically sound. Therefore, all the given options accurately explain the need for medical ethics.

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  • 8. 

    Professional ethics are:

    • A.

      Standard of conduct that apply to people who occupy a professional acquires ethical.

    • B.

      Obligation profession.

    • C.

      Folk physicians.

    • D.

      A and B.

    Correct Answer
    D. A and B.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A and B because professional ethics refers to the standards of conduct that apply to people who occupy a professional role, and it also involves the obligations that come with the profession. Therefore, both options A and B accurately describe professional ethics.

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  • 9. 

    The declaration of Geneva set on:

    • A.

      1970

    • B.

      1983

    • C.

      1948

    • D.

      1946

    Correct Answer
    C. 1948
    Explanation
    The declaration of Geneva was set in 1948.

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  • 10. 

    The declaration which is the most recent declaration of WMA medical ethics is:

    • A.

      The declaration of Venice.

    • B.

      The declaration of Geneva.

    • C.

      The declaration of Hawaii.

    Correct Answer
    A. The declaration of Venice.
    Explanation
    The declaration of Venice is the most recent declaration of WMA medical ethics.

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  • 11. 

    All of the following are true except:

    • A.

      Laws is a set of rules and regulations designed to express the needs of a society.

    • B.

      Ethics are general standards of conduct.

    • C.

      Moral is very similar to ethics.

    Correct Answer
    B. Ethics are general standards of conduct.
    Explanation
    This statement is incorrect because ethics are not just general standards of conduct, but rather a branch of philosophy that deals with moral principles and values. Ethics go beyond mere standards of conduct and involve the study of what is morally right or wrong, and how individuals and societies should behave.

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  • 12. 

    Which one of the following statements is true:

    • A.

      Breach of ethical obligation may be used to prove medical practice.

    • B.

      Medical ethics use to define the low.

    • C.

      Breach of ethical obligation must necessarily mean breach of low.

    Correct Answer
    B. Medical ethics use to define the low.
    Explanation
    The given answer is correct because medical ethics are a set of principles and values that guide the behavior and decision-making of healthcare professionals. These ethical principles help define the standards of care and conduct in the medical field. However, it is important to note that medical ethics and the law are not the same thing. While ethical obligations may influence legal obligations, a breach of ethical obligation does not necessarily mean a breach of the law.

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