“Physicians have an ethical obligation to ensure that medical information they provide in ...

Miss. physicians spreading misinformation about COVID vaccine could lose medical license – Yall Politics

“Physicians have an ethical obligation to ensure that medical information they provide in a media environment is accurate, inclusive of known risks and benefits, commensurate with their medical expertise, and based on valid scientific evidence and insight gained from professional experience,” the statement announced. “We’re not just fighting an epidemic; we’re fighting an infodemic,” said Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) at a gathering of foreign policy and security experts in Munich, Germany, in mid- February, referring to fake news that “spreads faster and more easily than this virus.” Dr. Nahid Bhadelia, founding director of the …

 

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