nonmaleficence

The ethical principle of doing no harm, based on the Hippocratic maxim, primum non nocere, first do no harm. ... Origin: non-+ L. Maleficencia, evildoing, fr. Male, badly, wrongly, + facio, to do, act ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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nonmaleficence

(from the article `bioethics`) ...the autonomous decisions of competent adults. The second principle, beneficence, holds that they should aim to do good—i.e., to promote the ...
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nonmaleficence

Type: Term Pronunciation: non′ma-lef′ĭ-sens Definitions: 1. The ethical principle of doing no harm, based on the Hippocratic maxim, primum non nocere, first do no harm.
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