A View Point an Appeal for 21st Centurys Physicians to Refrain from Performing Procedures that End Life
Hani Raoul Khouzam*
Employee Behavioral Health Dartmouth – Hitchcock Medical Center, USA
- Corresponding Author:
- Hani Raoul Khouzam
Professor of Psychiatry- Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine
One Medical Center Drive Lebanon, NH 03756-0001, USA
Tel: 603 650 6188
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: January 24, 2016; Accepted Date: January 27, 2016; Published Date: January 30, 2016
Citation: Khouzam HR (2016) A View Point an Appeal for 21st Centurys Physicians to Refrain from Performing Procedures that End Life. Int J Sch Cog Psychol 3:161. doi:10.4172/2469-9837.1000161
Copyright: © 2016 Khouzam HR. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Prelude: Physicians of this 21st Century to revive and reaffirm their commitment to the traditions of practicing medicine as taught and instructed by the founding fathers of medical practice Imhotep, Æsculapius and Hippocrates.
Objective: To behoove physicians to voluntary chose to refrain from participating in procedures that end life which include elective abortion, capital punishment and euthanasia.