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fiduciary relationship


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A relationship in which one person holds a position of trust with respect to the other and is expected to act solely in the best interests of that person and to treat information shared as confidential. In medicine, the doctor–patient relationship is a fiduciary relationship.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


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