Ethics 1 MIN READ Abortion A physician may perform an abortion in accordance with good medical practice and under circumstances that do not violate the law. Ethics 2 MIN READ Mandatory Parental Consent to Abortion Physicians should ascertain the law in their state on parental involvement to ensure that their practices are consistent with their legal obligations. Ethics 3 MIN READ Research Using Human Fetal Tissue The use of fetal tissue for research purposes raises a number of ethical considerations. Patient Support & Advocacy Jul 11, 2018 · 4 MIN READ No easy calls in high court case on crisis pregnancy centers AMA attorneys argued that unethical behavior at crisis pregnancy centers demonstrated a California law passed “strict scrutiny” test for regulating speech. Ethics 2 MIN READ Genetic Testing for Reproductive Decision Making Physicians may ethically provide genetic testing to inform reproductive decision making when the patient requests. Public Health May 27, 2022 · 9 MIN READ What doctors wish patients knew about living with migraines Migraines can cause debilitating pain. But, confusingly, other patients may only experience visual disturbances. A neurologist clears things up. Ethics 2 MIN READ Code of Medical Ethics: Genetics & reproductive medicine Genetic testing can provide valuable information to support informed decision making about personal health care options as well as reproductive choices. Ethics 2 MIN READ Code of Medical Ethics: Consent, communication & decision making Help your patients make well-considered decisions about their care and treatment by reading up on medical ethics of consent. Patient Support & Advocacy Jul 19, 2022 · 4 MIN READ How the AMA fights to keep politics out of the exam room On vaccines, reproductive health and more, lawmakers intrude on the patient-doctor relationship. The AMA fights such encroachment in the courts. Special Meeting Nov 17, 2021 · 44 MIN READ Highlights from the November 2021 AMA Special Meeting Catch up with the news and key moments from the AMA House of Delegates’ virtual meeting, which ran Nov. 12–16.