• Who we are
    • The WMA was created to ensure the independence of physicians, and to work for the highest possible standards of ethical behaviour and care by physicians, at all times.
  • What we do
    • Promoting the highest possible standards of medical ethics, the WMA provides ethical guidance to physicians through its Declarations, Resolutions and Statements.
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    • National Medical Associations can join the WMA as Constituent Members. Individual physicians can join the WMA as Associate Members. Register as...

WMA Publications

Medical Ethics Manual

WMA Medical Ethics Manual

The following translations of the WMA Medical Ethics Manual have been completed:

WMA Medical Journal

WMA Medical Journal

The WMA Medical Journal is a place for publishing overviews of trends and new areas of medical progress.

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White papers

Take a deeper look into some of the issues the WMA is working on. WMA White Papers are authored publications providing a more detailed overview on topics that move us.

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The World Medical Association Declaration of Helsinki: 1964-2014 - 50 years of evolution of medical research ethics


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