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Many doctors would keep quiet about morally controversial treatments

BMJ 2007; 334 doi: (Published 15 February 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;334:337

In training and in practice doctors come across many treatments that are legal but morally controversial. Providing contraception for minors and performing abortions are two obvious examples. Are doctors who object to these treatments obliged to tell patients about them, explain their objections, and …

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