the Law. In grossly over-simplified terms, those who follow consequentialist theories are concerned with the consequences of lying and if telling a lie would lead to a better result than telling the truth, they will argue that it is good to tell the lie. Liars generally feel bad for it and sense a loss of sincerity, authenticity, integrity. So why might healthcare professionals want to lie 'for the good of patients and what are the arguments against this sort of lying?
5 "An ostrich only thinks he 'covers up'." A cover-up may be used to deny, defend or obfuscate one's own (or one's allies or group's) errors, one's embarrassing actions or lifestyle, and/or one's lie(s) that they made previously. "The Criminalization of Lying: Under what Circumstances, if any, should Lies be made Criminal?". "A Formal System for Understanding Lies and Deceit." Archived at the Wayback Machine. We should be thinking critically about when lying might be the right thing. 5 (Farmington Hills, MI: Macmillan Reference, 2006 61819.
What are the benefits of lying to a romantic partner. Lying Helps Couples Avoid Unnecessary Conflict. People are always a little diff erent from each other and arguments are not that hard to start.