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    What is a "principles approach to ethics"?

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    The Four Principles Approach (a/k/a Principlism)

    The Four Principles:
    Respect for Autonomy--respect people's decisions/values
    Beneficence--help people
    Nonmaleficence--don't harm people
    Justice--treat like cases alike; distribute benefits and burdens fairly

    The Characteristics of the Four Principles:

    The four principles are role-specific duties. They are the duties that physicians owe to patients. They are ...

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