I don’t know what I find more disturbing, the evil acts he committed or the fact he got away with it, and who knows how many more experiments he conducted in Germany and South America after the war.
It was on this day 73 years ago this evil man became the medical officer in Auschwitz.
First do no harm or Primum nil nocere is an ethical term Physicians generally sign up to. Although it is officially not a part of the Hippocratic Oath it still indicates how physicians should conduct them selves. The Oath itself had been in use for centuries.