Medical advocacy in the face of Australian immigration practices: A study of medical professionals defending the health rights of detained refugees and asylum seekers.

While medical advocacy is mandated as a core professional commitment in a growing number of ethical codes and medical training programs, medical advocacy and social justice engagement are regularly subordinated to traditional clinical responsibilities. This study aims to provide insight into factors...

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Main Authors: Rohanna Stoddart, Paul Simpson, Bridget Haire
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2020-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
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