History and philosophy of ethics in the practice of Medical Laboratory Science. Relationship between religion and socio-cultural values on medical ethics. Ethical issues involved in

private practice. Relationship between the Medical Laboratory Scientist and other members of the health team. Intra professional auditing, Medical Laboratory Sciences ethics and consultancy services. Elements of informed consent in research. Relationship between proper dressing, personal comportment and patient care- the Psychologist’s view: Medical Laboratory Science ethics as it affects paternity disputes, infertility studies, and sexually transmitted disease etc. Real cases presentation medico-legal aspects of medical laboratory practice.


Level of Study: 300 Level