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Ethics in an Ever Changing World of Nutrition

Quiz for CE Credit

This quiz consists of multiple choice questions with one correct answer.
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1. One definition of ethics is the study of standards of conduct and moral judgement.

2. Non-maleficence, autonomy, beneficence and justice are the 4 principles of the Academy of Nutrition Code of Ethics.

3. Beneficence is the act of charity, mercy and kindness with a strong connotation of doing good to others including moral obligation.

4. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Code of Ethics is intended to:

5. You are posting nutrition content for your place of employment on social media. There is a fellow practitioner in the area that starts to criticize your post. This practitioner is using foul language, disrespectful tone, and is not being respectful of you as a professional. The best action would be to not respond in this situation.

6. A well-known food manufacture company has sent you free samples to try and given to your patients. You post a video on social media of you trying the product. Following the Code of Ethics, you should inform the public on your post that this video was sponsored.

7. To protect your patient’s privacy, you must obtain consent when writing or photographing patients/clients.

8. The Professional Civility Pledge includes the following:

9. You are scrolling through another professional’s blog and decide to “borrow” one of the pictures they have posted. It would be ethical to ask for permission prior to using their content.