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Medical ethics resources

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British Medical Association

The British Medical Association provides information and guidance on developing and existing ethical issues. It has a A-Z of ethical links on every issue and once you are a medical student you can join and get regular updates on current debates.

General Medical Council

The GMC is responsible for protecting patients’ interests. You can find out about the current principals of good medical practice and learn what happens when a doctor becomes ‘unfit to practice’.

Student BMJ

A great place to come for discussion on a wide range of ethical issues from euthanasia to human cloning.

BMC Biomedical Ethics

An open access journal on medical ethics produced by BioMed Central. Come here to check out original research articles on the ethics of medical research and practice.