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Table 5 Correlations between ethical judgements and the medical ethical principles

From: The four principles: Can they be measured and do they predict ethical decision making?

  Scenario
  IVF Blood Confidentiality End of Life
Non-maleficence .11 .11 .01 -.02
Justice .01 -.03 -.07 .01
Autonomy -.04 -.01 -.01 .12
Beneficence .01 .06 .12 -.06
Truth Telling -.17 .00 -.14 -.05
Confidentiality .00 -.15 .07 .00