A virtue-based approach would focus on the courses of action to which different
virtues would and should dispose the obstetrician–gynecologist. For instance,
which course of action would follow from compassion? From respectfulness? And
so forth. In addition, the obstetrician– gynecologist may find it helpful to ask more
broadly: Which course of action would best express the character of a good
physician? 3. An ethic of care would concentrate on the implications of the virtue
of caring ...