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2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHI 235 - Biomedical Ethics

Investigates physician, nursing, and hospital codes of conduct, the physician/patient relationship, concepts of health/disease, procreation/abortion decisions, genetics/reproductive technologies, health resources/social justice allocations, medical humanities, ethics in a pandemic, and other ethical dimensions of medical practice.

General Education Requirements: Ethics, Western Cultural Tradition and Social Contexts and Institutions

Prerequisites: Sophomore standing, or Nursing major, or permission 

Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring

Credits: 3