(Geneva Declaration accepted by the General Assembly of the World Medical Association at London on October 12, 1949.)
(1) I solemnly pledge myself to consecrate my life to the service of humanity.
(2) I will give to my teachers the respect and gratitude, which is their due.
(3) I will practice my profession with conscience and dignity.
(4) The health of my patient will be my first consideration.
(5) I will respect the secrets, which are confided in me.
(6) I will maintain by all means in my power, The honour and the noble traditions of the medical profession.
(7) My colleagues will be my brothers.
(8) I will not permit considerations of religion, nationality, race, party politics or social standing to intervene between my duty and my patient.
(9) I will maintain the utmost respect for human life from the time of conception.
(10) Even under threat, I will not use my medical knowledge contrary to the laws of humanity.