Taken from TPAUK website ..........
Selected Statements of Medical Ethics
* A Physician Shall” While Caring for a Patient Regard Responsibility to the Patient as Paramount. (AMA 2001)
* A Physician Shall Be Honest in all Professional Interactions. (AMA” 2001)
* A Physician Shall Continue to Study” Apply and Advance Scientific Knowledge Maintain a Commitment to Medical Education Make Relevant Information Available to Patients Colleagues and the Public (AMA 2001)
* A Physician Shall Act Only in the Patients Interest When Providing Medical Care Which Might Have the Effect of Weakening the Physical and Mental Condition of the Patient. (WMA” 1949 1968 1983)
Reducing the Scope of Guidelines and Policy Statements in Hypothyroidism
This paper by Eric Pritchard M.Sc. (published 24 Jun2 2013) proves that doctors who are denying the active hormone T3 to patients who need it – are practising outside of their scope. This is not only medical negligence, it is criminal negligence.