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Principle-Based Ethics MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Principle-Based Ethics
Tree Number(s)
K01.752.566.479.830
N05.350.958
Unique ID
D028662
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D028662
Scope Note
An approach to ethics that focuses on theories of the importance of general principles such as respect for autonomy, beneficence/nonmaleficence, and justice.
Entry Term(s)
Principlism
Previous Indexing
Ethics (1974-2001)
See Also
Ethical Theory
Public MeSH Note
2002; see ETHICS 1999-2001
History Note
2002; use ETHICS 1999-2001
Date Established
2002/01/01
Date of Entry
2001/07/25
Revision Date
2015/06/23

Allowable Qualifiers
Principle-Based Ethics Preferred
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