Courses

A Primer on Dental Ethics: Part II

Lesson in The Basics

This course is a continued review of introductory concepts in dental ethics, with an emphasis on moral behavior; based on an article in the Journal of the American College of Dentists. (1 credit hour)

A Primer on Dental Ethics: Part I

Lesson in The Basics

Abstract The field of dental ethics has matured to the point where it is worthwhile to summarize it. An overview is presented of the methods commonly used to present ethics in dental schools. The three most popular approaches to ethical theory are no …

A Patient’s Perspective on Moral Issues

Lesson in Issues

A Patient’s Perspective on Moral Issues argues that, in addition to dentists and ethicists, a morally correct conversation about these issues ought to include people who require oral health care services; based on an article in the Journal of the Ame …

A Call for Ethics Committees

Lesson in Ethics Skills

A Call for Ethics Committees argues that dental organizations need ethics committees to address growing concerns among the public regarding ethical conduct; based on an article in the Journal of the American College of Dentists. (1 credit hour) Learn …