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General Behaviour

As a doctor or trainee, you must:

  • Behave in an honest and trustworthy way in your professional and personal life.
  • Conduct yourself in a way which is appropriate for a future medical practitioner, in accordance with these guidelines.
  • Adhere to the rules and regulations, policies and procedures governing the institutions where you study and where you are in contact with patients. 
  • Adhere to the rules and regulations, policies and procedures governing plagiarism and falsification of data in any academic and clinical activities.
  • Adhere to ethical standards and policies governing research.
  • Respect the physical infrastructure of academic and clinical settings.