Following claims of doctors’ unethical behavior, like making fun of patients online, the Australian Medical Association (AMA) warned physicians to be cautious in using social networking sites like Facebook.
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Researchers surveyed 202 postgraduate trainee doctors at Rouen University Hospital in France and found that 85 percent said they would automatically decline friendship requests from patients, as reported in the Journal of Medical Ethics.