Description - Physician Sexual Misconduct by Joseph D. Bloom
At long last, a book devoted exclusively to the dilemma of physician sexual misconduct. Physician Sexual Misconduct results from years of work with physicians guilty of sexual misconduct and the patients they mistreated.With this comprehensive reference tool, users will come miles closer to understanding and preventing incidents of this unprofessional behavior. It provides insight into all of the dimensions associated with this terrible occurrence: legal, ethical, administrative, educational and rehabilitative, including Â Civil and criminal laws governing sexual misconductÂ Problems associated with insurance coverage of sexual misconductÂ The American Psychiatric Association's and American Medical Association's policies addressing this issueÂ The Medical Boards' role in policing the problemÂ Models for rehabilitation of physician-offendersÂ A sample outline for teaching medical students about the ethical problem of physician sexual misconduct With this resource available, no health professional need feel uninformed about the problem of sexually abusive practitioners.
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(229mm x 152mm x 25mm)
American Psychiatric Association Publishing
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Author Biography - Joseph D. Bloom
Joseph D. Bloom, M.D., is Dean of the School of Medicine and Professor of Psychiatry at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, Oregon.Carol C. Nadelson, M.D., is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and Director of the Partners Office for Women's Careers at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.Malkah T. Notman, M.D., is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Cambridge Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts.