Ethical Responsibility in Pharmacy

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Ethical
Responsibility
in
Pharmacy
Practice
Robert A. Buerki, Ph.D.
Professor
Division of Pharmacy Practice and Administration
The Ohio State University

Louis D. Vottero, M.S.
Professor of Pharmacy Emeritus
Ohio Northern University

American Institute of the History of Pharmacy
Madison, Wisconsin
2002

Acknowledgments: Pages 208-10: "Principles of Medical Ethics" and "Fundamental
Elements of the Patient-Physician Relationship," reprinted with permission from the
Code of Medical Ethics, American Medical Association, © 1994 and © 2000. AMA logo reprinted with the permission of the American Medical Association. © 2002
American Medical Association. Usage of the AMA logo does not imply an endorsement of the non-AMA material found in this book.
Page 211: "Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements," reprinted with permission from the American Nurses Association, © 2001 American Nurses Publishing, American Nurses Foundation/American Nurses Association, Washington, D.C.
Pages 212-15: "A Patient's Bill of Rights," reprinted with permission of the American
Hospital Association, © 1992.
Pages 216-17: "Pharmacy Patient's Bill of Rights," reprinted with permission of the
National Association of Boards of Pharmacy.

On the cover: The "triad of medical care" has been the basis for the ethical relationship between the pharmacist, the physician, and the patient for centuries. In the background, an early depiction of the triad from Book 7 of the encyclopedia On the Properties of Things by
Bartholomew the Englishman, published in Westminster about 1495.
In the foreground, a photograph of a contemporary triad (courtesy of the Department of Veterans Affairs).
Cover design: Robert A. Buerki and Cynthia A. Gray
© 1994 and 2002 by Robert A. Buerki and Louis D. Vottero
First Edition, 1994
Reprinted with corrections, 1996
Second…...

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