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Table 3 Recognition of various ethical codes by occupational physicians

From: Perception of and attitude toward ethical issues among Korean occupational physicians

Ethical codes Specialist Resident Total Kim’s Total [10]
(N = 80) (N = 71) (N = 151) (N = 107)
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
ACOEM a [6] 24 (30) 9 (12.7) 33 (21.9) 29 (22.5)
ICOH b [5] 16 (20) 18 (25.4) 34 (22.5) 20 (15.5)
FOM c [7] 2 (2.5) 1 (1.4) 3 (2) 5 (3.9)
ACGIH d [8] 4 (5) 4 (5.6) 8 (5.3) 15 (11.6)
Others 3 (3.8) 0 (0) 3 (2) 1 (0.8)
I have never heard of that. 43 (53.8) 50 (70.4) 93 (61.6) 59 (55.1)
  1. aACOEM: American College of Occupational & Environmental Medicine
  2. bICOH: International Commission on Occupational Health
  3. cFOM: Faculty of Occupational Medicine
  4. dACGIH: American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists