COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Medical Ethics DEN   442 7 1 0 2

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Funda Gülay KADIOĞLU
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Assistants
Goals
Make students learn the basic knowledge about medical and dental ethics; notice the ethical questions and solve them; respect the ethical values; take ethical and legal responsibility towards patient and society.
Content
Basic knowledge of ethics, normative systems, ethical principles and theories, values and value systems, medical and dental ethics issues, ethical issues analysis, ethical issues solution methods, ethical problems related to beginning and ending of the life, national and international regulations and ethical codes, quality of life, ethical responsibilities of dentists, patient rights.

Learning Outcomes
1) Explain the dental ethics principles and rules
2) Learn and defend the ethical responsibilities of a dentist
3) Apply and defend being humanistic, reliable, fair, merciful and compassionate to the patients
4) Give importance to the autonomy and privacy of the patient
5) Explain, defend and apply the patient rights
6) Learn and apply the emphatic communication with the patient
7) Act in the best interest of the patient In all interactions, including diagnosis,treatment planning and treatment
8) Updating the information, learn and apply the national-international regulations, ethical codes,
9) Recognize and manage the dental ethics issues
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Meeting and Introduction of the Curriculum none Lecture
2 The Features and Philosophy of Medical and Dental Professions Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
Question-Answer
3 Patient-Physician Relationship in Medicine and Dentistry Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
4 Patient-Physician Relationship in Dentistry (Rol Playing) Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Role Playing
Case Study
5 Communicative Skills and Empathy in Dentistry-1 Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
Question-Answer
Drilland Practice
6 Communicative Skills and Empathy in Dentistry-2 (Rol Playing) Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Role Playing
Group Study
Case Study
7 Terminology: Philosophy, Ethics, Bioethics, Medical Ethics, Dental Ethics, Norm, Value, Attitude, Normative Systems, Value Systems, Deontology, Duty, Responsibility Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
Question-Answer
8 The Principles of Biomedical Ethics-1: Do no harm, Beneficence, Justice, Respect to autonomy Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
9 The Principles of Biomedical Ethics-2: Respect to life, Confidentiality, Privacy, Honesty Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
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Discussion
10 The Principles of Biomedical Ethics-3: Informed Consent and Informed Refusal Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
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Discussion
11 The concept of right- Human rights-Patient rights Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
12 International Declarations on Patient Rights: Lisbon-Amsterdam-Bali-Oslo Declarations etc. Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
Question-Answer
13 National Regulations on Patient Rights Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
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14 Healthcare Professionals Ethical Codes: Medical Ethics Codes, Dental Ethics Codes, Nurses Ethics Codes Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
15 Ethical Theories and Ethical Decision Making-(Movie screening) Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Discussion
Group Study
16-17 Mid-Year Exam Lecture notes and studying of the related topic from textbooks Testing

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