Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • Describe the importance of ethical analysis in the provision of dental care.
  • Identify the goal for use of an ethical decision-making process in dentistry.
  • List the six steps provided in the ethical decision-making model.
  • List and discuss the categories of common ethical dilemmas.
  • Apply the decision-making model to a hypothetical situation.