AMA Code offers guide on COVID-19 crisis standards of care
Decisions about rationing life-saving treatment should not be made ad hoc. The AMA Code of Medical Ethics offers time-tested, principled advice.
Physicians in the media: Responsibilities to the public and the profession
The AMA Code of Medical Ethics provides guidance for physicians who engage in public concerns through the media. View more about the obligation physicians have to uphold the ethical standards of the profession.
Crisis standards of care: Guidance from the AMA Code of Medical Ethics
The Code of Medical Ethics provides foundational guidance for developing ethically sound crisis standards of care guidelines.
Pandemic puts decision-making to the test. AMA offers expert advice.
Finite resources could force hard triage choices in COVID-19 care. Learn with the AMA’s medical ethics experts about the criteria to consider.
Where to find ethical guidance in a pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has surfaced old and new ethical issues. A new resource aggregates relevant guidance from the AMA Code of Medical Ethics.
AMA Code of Medical Ethics: Guidance in a pandemic
The AMA Code of Medical Ethics offers foundational guidance for health care professionals and institutions responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.
End-of-life care: What to do when physician colleagues disagree
Physicians may differ about how to proceed with care for critically ill patients during hand-offs. Consider a way forward using these four ideas.
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