Bachelor's degree in Dental Hygiene (Verona)

Ethical, legal, and ethics in professional practice (2016/2017)

Course code
4S000316
Credits
4
Coordinator
Aldo Eliano Polettini

Teaching is organised as follows:
Unit Credits Academic sector Period Academic staff
MEDICINA LEGALE E BIOETICA 2 MED/43-FORENSIC MEDICINE CLID VR LEZ 3A 2S Aldo Eliano Polettini
DEONTOLOGIA E MODELLI ORGANIZZATIVI DELLA PROFESSIONE 2 MED/50-APPLIED MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY AND METHODOLOGY CLID VR LEZ 3A 2S Margherita Viviani

Learning outcomes

The course has the main objective to develop a "way of thinking" in the student where healthcare and related activities are not considered merely as a technical contribution but as an activity involved in the social context. It provides te student with bioethical, ethical, deontological, and medicolegal competences necessary to face the multi-faceted aspects of the profession.

Syllabus

- Introduction to legal medicine and bioethics: general concepts
- Professional secret: bioethical, deontological and legal aspects; justified disclosure of the professional secrecy
- information to the citizen/patient/client and informed consent to data treatment and therapeutical treatment
- the management of clinical records from a medicolegal perspective
- collection of biological samples and chain of custody: technical, ethical, and legal aspects
- clinical trials: normative, ethical and legal aspects
- professional responsibility
- the Italian social security system
- forensic pathology
- Deontology and organization models of the profession

Assessment methods and criteria

Evaluation of learning wiil be carried out through a written exam (questionnaire with multiple and open answers) possibly followed by an oral exam

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
G.A. Norellli, C. Buccelli, V. Fineschi Medicina Legale e delle Assicurazioni Piccin 2013
Baldini M dai Galatei Medici al codice Deontologico 1996
Paolo Zampetti Storia dell'Odontoiatria Aracne editrice 2009




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