ZLET011p Ethics in Dentistry - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
autumn 2024
Extent and Intensity
0.5/0/0. 1 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Taught online.
doc. Mgr. Josef Kuře, Dr. phil. (lecturer)
Mgr. et Mgr. Petra Matějíčková (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Josef Kuře, Dr. phil.
Department of Medical Ethics – Theoretical Departments – Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: Mgr. et Mgr. Petra Matějíčková
Supplier department: Department of Medical Ethics – Theoretical Departments – Faculty of Medicine
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course introduces to medical ethics, focussing on ethics in dentistry. The aim is: - to inform about ethical dilemmas in dentistry - to develop ability to perceive ethical aspects of health care - to learn to prevent problems applying professional ethical standards
Learning outcomes
After completing the subject the student: - is able to define the terms - is able to identify, to analyze, and to solve moral dilemmas in dentistry - is able to apply ethical principles to the given case - is able to use an ethical argument
  • Introduction to ethics & Physician-patient relationship & Informed consent & Ethics of communication & Physician role and "doctor as a double agent" & Children as patients & Geriatric patients & Ethics and law & Personal data protection & Biomedical research
  • HAŠKOVCOVÁ, Helena. Lékařská etika. třetí rozšířené vydání. Praha: Galén, 2002, 272 pp. ISBN 80-7262-132-7. info
  • CAMPBELL, Alastair V., Grant R. GILLETT and D. Gareth JONES. Medical ethics. 4th ed. South Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 2005, xiii, 312. ISBN 0195584872. info
  • Casebook of medical ethics. Edited by Terrence F. Ackerman - Carson Strong. [1st ed.]. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989, xvii, 240. ISBN 0-19-503917-3. info
  • FREEMAN, John M. and Kevin MCDONNELL. Tough decisions : cases in medical ethics. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001, xix, 223. ISBN 9780195090420. info
  • SCHWARTZ, Lisa M., Paul. E. PREECE and Robert A. HENDRY. Medical ethics : a case-based approach. 1st ed. Edinburgh: Saunders, 2002, xxi, 204. ISBN 0702025437. info
Teaching methods
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every other week.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 7,5.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses

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The course is also listed under the following terms autumn 2019, autumn 2020, autumn 2021, autumn 2022, autumn 2023.
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