Health Care Ethics

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1. Health care ethics deals with ___ issues.

  a. personal

  b. moral

  c. scientific

  d. biological


2. Health care ethics deals with health ___.

  a. obligations

  b. rights

  c. needs

  d. all 3


3. The Hippocratic oath is ________.

  a. do no harm

  b. do good

  c. heal when you can

  d. do no harm if you can avoid it


4. A consequence of an abortion may be __________.

  a. abortion syndrome

  b. post-abortion disorder

  c. post-abortion syndrome

  d. all 3


5. Abortions are usually performed during weeks _______ of pregnancy.

  a. 4-8

  b. 7-24

  c. 6-15

  d. 10-30


6. The risks of abortion include ___.

  a. increased risk of breast cancer

  b. excessive bleeding

  c. infection

  d. all 3


7. The post-abortion exam should be conducted ____ weeks after the abortion.

  a. 1

  b. 6

  c. 3

  d. 8


8. Advance Directive refers to ______.

  a. living wills

  b. advanced medical care

  c. medical wills

  d. all 3


9. The person/s most associated with assisted suicide is/are ___.

  a. J. Watts

  b. R. Kinder

  c. J. Kevorkian

  d. all 3


10. Informed decision making includes information on ___.

  a. alternative treatments

  b. best treatment

  c. less costly treatment

  d. variable treatment


11. The NBAC Commission concluded that there should be no ____ cloning.

  a. biological

  b. animal

  c. human

  d. all 3


12. In 1999, the percentage of physicians that used complete informed consent was about ____%.

  a. 10

  b. 20

  c. 30

  d. 40