Exploitation through misrepresentation of the facts or concealment of the purposes of the exploiter.
Intentional falsification of scientific data by presentation of fraudulent or incomplete or uncorroborated findings as scientific fact.
Referral by physicians to testing or treatment facilities in which they have financial interest. The practice is regulated by the Ethics in Patient Referrals Act of 1989.
The fraudulent misrepresentation of the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
A system of government in which there is free and equal participation by the people in the political decision-making process.
Insurance providing coverage for physical injury suffered as a result of unavoidable circumstances.
Passing off as one's own the work of another without credit.
Authors' withdrawal or disavowal of their participation in performing research or writing the results of their study.
The design, completion, and filing of forms with the insurer.
The principles of proper conduct concerning the rights and duties of the professional, relations with patients or consumers and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the professional and interpersonal relations with patient or consumer families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)