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Sunday, December 19, 2004

Cairo Conference Endorses First Islamic Code of Medical Ethics

As reported on IslamOnline.net, the WHO-sponsored Eighth Conference of the Islamic Organization for Medical Sciences in Cairo last week endorsed “The International Islamic Code for Medical and Health Ethics,” which "will be reviewed, edited and then issued in its final form by the Islamic Organization for Medical Sciences (IOMS)."  An earlier blog on the Islamic Code of Medical Ethics includes a link to the working draft. [tm]

December 19, 2004 | Permalink | Comments (1)