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  Primum non nocere - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Primum non nocere is a Latin phrase that means "First, do no harm." The phrase is sometimes recorded as primum nil nocere.
According to Gonzalo Herranz, Professor of Medical Ethics at the University of Navarre, Primum non nocere was introduced into American and British medical culture by Worthington Hooker in his 1847 book, Physician and Patient.
Hooker attributed it to the "Parisian pathologist and clinician Auguste François Chomel (1788-1858), the successor of Läennec in the chair of medical pathology, and the preceptor of Pierre Louis.
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 Talk:Primum non nocere - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is the talk page for discussing changes to the Primum non nocere article.
FYI your little pretentious crank insists that primum non nocere is *NOT*, repeat not a part of the Oath, but of the Aphorisms.
I maintain that Primum non nocere needs balance even in terms of NPOV since a good NPOV does not suppress POVs, only balances them.
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 Primum non nocere   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Primum non nocere is a Latin phrase that means "First, do noharm." The phrase is sometimes recorded as primum nil nocere.
Hooker attributed it to the "Parisian pathologist and clinician Auguste François Chomel (1788-1858), thesuccessor of Läennec in the chair of medical pathology, and the preceptor of Pierre Louis.
An alternative, but nihilistic, interpretation of primum non nocere denies the value of all treatments, since nointervention, no substance, no diet, no surgery, no advice, and even no deliberate inaction is without the possibilityof harm if it affects a patient at all.
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 The Reality-Based Community: Primum non nocere: et secundum, et tertium, ad nauseam
Primum non nocere: et secundum, et tertium, ad nauseam
Now primum non nocere -- first, do no harm -- is a valuable maxim of medicine.
Phil Carter notes that the Pentagon is drawing up plans for the use of the military to enforce quarantines in case of a bio-warfare attack, and points out that in those circumstances procedural niceties would have to bow to public health.
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 Read about Primum non nocere at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research Primum non nocere and learn about Primum non nocere ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Read about Primum non nocere at WorldVillage Encyclopedia.
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It is one of the principal precepts all medical students are taught in
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 Bill Cara: Primum non nocere, Sun., Dec. 18, 2005, 9:35 AM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bill Cara: Primum non nocere, Sun., Dec. 18, 2005, 9:35 AM Primum non nocere, Sun., Dec. 18, 2005, 9:35 AM Primum non nocere (“First, do no harm”) is a phrase that comes to mind a lot lately....
Primum non nocere, Sun., Dec. 18, 2005, 9:35 AM Primum non nocere (“First, do no harm”) is a phrase that comes to mind a lot lately.
It is not, but seems to have been derived indirectly from his Epidemics, in which he wrote, "Declare the past, diagnose the present, foretell the future; practice these acts.
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 Encyclopedia: Primum non nocere   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in the region around Rome called Latium.
Brit Med J electronic responses and commentary 1 Sept 2002.) An alternative, but nihilistic, interpretation of primum non nocere denies the value of all treatments, since no intervention, no substance, no diet, no surgery, no advice, and even no deliberate inaction is without the possibility of harm if it affects a patient at all.
According to Gonzalo Herranz, Professor of Medical Ethics at the University of Navarre, Primum non nocere was introduced into American and British medical culture by
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 Nutrition Health Review: Primum non nocere: do no harm! - physician discusses medical ethics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Today, many years later, the commandment of primum non nocere continues to be fraught with ironies and contradictions for health practitioners.
Outside the surgical suite, another place where primum non nocere becomes a bewildering proposition is the pharmacy.
The simple use of dietary agents is a supreme example of primum non nocere.
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 CSI: Primum Non Nocere - TV.com
We don't have allusions for Primum Non Nocere.
The "club" scenes of this episode were filmed at the House of Blues Foundation Room at the top of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.
The singer in the club is singing a cover of "Gorecki" by Lamb when Warrick and Nick enter for the first time.
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 It's All Greek to Me
Most health professionals have learned, in an ethics or professional responsibility course, the phrase primum non nocere, meaning, "first, do no harm." I've looked in a variety of medical ethics textbooks; most give credit to Hippocrates (c.
Primum non nocere is Latin (and from what I've read, not proper Latin at that).
writes that the earliest attribution of primum non nocere is to Thomas Sydenham (1624-1689) in a book by T. Inman (1860).
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 Random Sampler
Primum non nocere or "First do no harm," is often referred to as the first rule of medicine.
This rule requires of the physician that the expected outcome of the medical treatment should be no worse than the expectation without any treatment whatsoever.
But, William of Ockham notwithstanding, just because something is simple doesn't make it right.
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 Cancer and Wisdom of the Body: Primum non nocere
This important guiding principle was abandoned by modern medicine, according to which it is the outcome of ignorance, and equals malpractice.
Since organism is extremely complex, treatment involves uncertainty, that justifies a "Primum non nocere" approach.
In this context "Primum non nocere" acquires a new meaning: "wait until the process ripens for treatment!" The question is not only whether to treat, but when to intervene.
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 Teaching Philosophy 12 - Primum Non Necere: The Ethics of Teaching Medical Ethics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Title: "Primum Non Necere: The Ethics of Teaching Medical Ethics", Teaching Philosophy, 12/1, 1989, 23-34.
The standards that medical ethics applies to medicine can also be applied to medical ethics itself and this is the approach that the author takes.
However, what from one perspective may appear to be harm may, from another, appear to be a benefit.
www.prs-ltsn.leeds.ac.uk /philosophy/reviews/articles/tp12yeo.html   (1204 words)

  
 Primum non nocere
in Lexington, KY wrote a letter to the editor of The Wall Street Journal 11/25/96 that "Primum non nocere" is attributed to the Roman physician, Galen.
This passage was quoted in the Latin language commentary literature--although I do not know of anyone who has figured out which was the earliest or the most influential commentator to highlight this passage.
William P. Weitzel, M.D. in Lexington, KY wrote a letter to the editor of The Wall Street Journal 11/25/96 that "Primum non nocere" is attributed to the Roman physician, Galen.
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 Primum Non Nocere --Sterling Silver Cufflinks - For The Doctor
A phrase familiar to all physicians is Primum Non Nocere - (First Do No Harm).
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 Mackay Rippey Acupuncture: Primum non nocere. (First, do no harm.)
Ckick here to browse "Primum non nocere" archives by date, or use the calendar below for recent entries.
I also will be running a nutrition blog, and the Primum non nocere blog as separate entities.
The Primum Non Nocere blog to the left, highlighting important health information that you may have missed.
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 Primum Non Nocere Today
Primum non nocere (above all, do no harm)...although this maxim has existed for over twenty five centuries, its context is still applicable today.
Today, it appears indispensable to know and ponder the bioethical effects of these problems in order to achieve the most dignified and compassionate qualification of pediatric professionalism.
Primum non nocere: prenatal diagnosis and selective abortion
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 BookkooB : Primum Non Nocere Today - Burgio : Compare Book Prices
Primum Non Nocere Today: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Pediatric Bioethics, Pavia, 26-28 May 1994 (International Congress S.)
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 Silver and Gold Primum Non Nocere Pendants - For Counsel
One of the most important phrases familiar to all physicians is ''Primum Non Nocere'' (First Do No Harm).
We have taken this meaningful saying and placed it on a lovely pendant available in solid sterling silver or 14 kt gold.
The latin phrase is engraved on one side and the English translation is printed in script on the reverse.
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 Elyse's CSI Crime Scene Investigation Site: Primum Non Nocere Episode Synopsis
Two cases occupy the CSI in this episode: Warrick and Nick check out the apparent drug-related death of a sax player at a local casino, and Warrick finds himself attracted to a suspect, a singer (Nicole Ari Parker of "Soul Food") who worked with the musician.
Latin for "first, do no harm," which is a basic tenet of medicine and oft times confused as part of the Hippocratic oath which doctors take.
Reportedly a Roman physician named Galen translated Hippocrates' Greek writings into Latin, and thus "primum non nocere" was born.
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 Primum Non Nocere |CSI episode 216 fanlisting | Ice Dreams |
Primum Non Nocere CSI episode 216 fanlisting
Welcome to Ice Dreams, the official fanlisting; approved by the fanlistings network, for the episode Primum Non Norcere, from CSI:Crime Scene Investigation.
Two new affiliates Primum Non Nocere; A CSI Fan's HQ and the
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 Primum Non Nocere; A CSI Fan's HQ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Primum Non Nocere; A CSI Fan's HQ The Portal
PNN had some downtime lately due to server issues, but all is well again.
PNN is dedicated to the hit CBS television show, CSI (Las Vegas).
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 bmj.com Rapid Responses for Loefler, 324 (7351) 1463   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Imre Loefler, as do many others believe (incorrectly) that the concept, "first, do no harm" has its origin in the Hippocratic oath.
The Latin phrase, “Primum non nocere” (above all else, do no harm) is frequently cited and believed to be a major component of the oath.
Once and again, with annoying frequency, the phrase "Primum non nocere" is attributed to Hippocrates, and even included frivolously in the Oath.
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 Swans Commentary: Primum Non Nocere, by Gilles d'Aymery - ga135
Swans Commentary: Primum Non Nocere, by Gilles d'Aymery - ga135
She'd talk little but when she did her words were carefully chosen, tailored by kindness and always attempting to instill confidence in my shattered self.
For, I'd rather follow the path of Robin D.G. Kelley in Finding The Strength To Love And Dream and heed my grandmother's words.
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 Primum Non Nocere - A C.S.I. Fan's HQ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Primum Non Nocere - A C.S.I. Fan's HQ http://www.geocities.com/primumcsi/index.htm
Primum Non Nocere - A C.S.I. Fan's HQ A CSI (Vegas) fansite, for all those who love the hit T.V. show.
CSI, Crime Scene Investigation, Primum Non Nocere, CBS
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 Melagatran anticoagulation during haemodialysis--'Primum non nocere' -- Flanigan 20 (9): 1789 -- Nephrology Dialysis ...
Melagatran anticoagulation during haemodialysis--'Primum non nocere' -- Flanigan 20 (9): 1789 -- Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation
‘Primum non nocere’ or ‘First do no harm’
It is important to maintain perspective and ‘Primum non
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 Warsaw Voice - SPECIAL GUEST: Primum Non Nocere
How would you describe the statements by the French president and the French minister of defense, criticizing candidate countries, including Poland, for becoming too close to the United States, a position manifested, for example, in the 'letter of the eight'?
To make a long story short, I would suggest to follow the Hippocratic Oath addressed to doctors of medicine, Primum non nocere-First of all: Do no harm.
Adam Daniel Rotfeld, deputy minister for foreign affairs, commented on this issue in an interview for The Warsaw Voice.
www.warsawvoice.pl /view/1892   (1520 words)

  
 eMJA: Goadsby, Migraine treatment and mistreatment: primum non nocere   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
We need to treat more patients who could benefit from medication but are not receiving adequate treatment.
We need to develop new preventives to treat the sufferer of frequent headache whose disability load is truly dreadful, while at the same time guarding against using medications designed for intermittent acute use (triptans, ergotamine and analgesics) as pseudo-preventives -- primum non nocere!
Lastly, we must spread the message that migraine is a genetically determined problem which is reasonably well characterised neurobiologically.
www.mja.com.au /public/issues/172_09_010500/goadsby/goadsby.html   (1358 words)

  
 American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine: Primum Non Nocere: Does the Current Research Publication ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine: Primum Non Nocere: Does the Current Research Publication System (or the Lay Press) Harm Our Patients?
Primum Non Nocere: Does the Current Research Publication System (or the Lay Press) Harm Our Patients?
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, May 1, 2005 by Davies, Jane, Bush, Andrew
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 Origin and Uses of Primum Non Nocere--Above All, Do No Harm! -- Smith 45 (4): 371 -- The Journal of Clinical ...
Origin and Uses of Primum Non Nocere--Above All, Do No Harm!
Articles by Smith, C. Origin and Uses of Primum Non Nocere—Above All, Do No Harm!
Key Words: Primum non nocere • harm • medical aphorism •; ethics • Hippocrates •; medical error • adverse drug reaction
jcp.sagepub.com /cgi/content/abstract/45/4/371   (271 words)

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