Table 2

Preference in consulting on an ethical problem

Whom to consult

Physicians (%)

Nurses (%)


Colleague

58

35

Supervisor

47

33

Head of Department

49

51

Chief of Medical staff

23

0

Matron

0

40

Hospital Administrator

8

29

Ethics Committee

36

17

Professional Association

20

17

Priest

8

33

Text, Internet

13

4

Close friend/family

9

25


Hariharan et al. BMC Medical Ethics 2006 7:7   doi:10.1186/1472-6939-7-7

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