Do No Harm Mug – Stokes Croft China & PRSC Shop

Do No Harm



UK delivery £3.95 - Free delivery on orders over £50!

Primum non nocere (First, do no harm), or non-maleficence is a key ethical principle of being a doctor.

Also stated as, "given an existing problem, it may be better not to do something, or even to do nothing, than to risk causing more harm than good", it reminds physicians to consider the possible harm that any intervention might do. It is invoked when debating the use of an intervention that carries an obvious risk of harm but a less chance of benefit.

The origin of the phrase is not, as widely thought, the Hippocratic Oath, traditionally taken by medical students at the culmination of their training, but 'Foundation for a New Theory and Practice of Medicine' by Thomas Inman (1860).

Available in two variants: 'Do No Harm' on the front, or 'Do No Harm' on the front with the additional words 'But Take No Shit' on the inside.

Product Specification

Material: English Fine Bone China
Type: Mug

Model: Balmoral
Dimensions: H 8.9cm
Weight: 300gm
Capacity: 350ml

Dishwasher Safe: It's up to you (here's why)
Microwave Safe: Yes, unless it has gold leaf or platinum lustre! (here's why)

Delivery and Returns

FREE UK delivery on all orders over £50, or FREE Click & Collect from our Stokes Croft shop! Standard UK delivery is £3.95, and should arrive in 2 - 3 working days.
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Our goal is to ensure complete customer satisfaction. We are happy to replace your item if faulty or damaged. For more information please see our returns page.

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