Search Results Search Sort by RelevanceMost Recent Medicine and Society Mar 2020 How Should We Judge Whether and When Mission Statements Are Ethically Deployed? Kellie E. Schueler and Debra B. Stulberg, MD Mission statements offer limited benefit when patients do not have meaningful choices about where to seek care and can be misused. AMA J Ethics. 2020;22(3):E239-247. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2020.239. Medicine and Society Dec 2018 Why We Should Stop Using the Term “Elective Abortion” Katie Watson, JD Distinguishing between elective and therapeutic abortions undermines the moral agency of patients and disproportionately amplifies moral rather than medical dimensions of the procedure. AMA J Ethics. 2018;20(12):E1175-1180. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2018.1175. Medicine and Society Mar 2013 Autonomy, Conscience, and Professional Obligation Robert D. Orr, MD, CM Virtual Mentor. 2013;15(3):244-248. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2013.15.3.msoc1-1303.