oa South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition - Ethical tensions faced by dietetic students during fieldwork : original research - CPD
|Article Title||Ethical tensions faced by dietetic students during fieldwork : original research - CPD|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition|
|Affiliations||1 University of the Western Cape|
|Publication Date||Jan 2014|
|Pages||128 - 131|
|Keyword(s)||Confidentiality, Dietetics students, Ethical tension, Limited resources and Value conflict|
Research confirms that students carrying out their fieldwork are faced with various ethical conundrums and are unsure as to how to address these. This study identifies and discusses four major issues in this regard, namely confidentiality issues, the distribution of limited resources, power struggles and conflicting values with clients.
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