History and Philosophy of Medical Ethics Case Studies Presentation of real cases from NNC files

Relationship between Religion and medical ethics; influence of socio-Cultural values on medical ethics. Ethical issues involved in Primary Care, Ethics of Dental Practice, Relationship between the doctor and his patients. Relationship between the doctor and the medical team. Medical Ethics – Psychologist’s view. Psychiatric aspects of medical ethics. Medical audit. Doctor, Business connections and contracts, Nigeria Medical Council and Medical ethics of the Examination and are of women. Ethical issues involved in contraception, sterilization and infertility. Ethical issues involved in sex change and test tube babies. Elements of informed consent in Research. Medical ethics and relation to the dead and the dying. Course Evaluation.


Level of Study: 600 Level