As an organization the IMO promoting the highest possible standards of medical ethics, it provides ethical guidance to physicians through Declarations, Resolutions and Statements. These also help to guide Various Medical Associations, governments and international organizations throughout the world. The Declarations, Resolutions and Statements cover a wide range of subjects, including an International Code of Medical Ethics, the rights of patients, research on human subjects, care of the sick and wounded in times of armed conflict, torture of prisoners, the use and abuse of drugs, family planning and pollution.
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