Notes June 2015

Why is patient consent important?

Consent to treatment is among the most complex ethical issues doctors face. It's important to understand what's involved

Also in this issue:

  • Drunk and disorderly
  • New to the NHS? What you absolutely need to know
  • Advice line dilemmas and claims histories

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This guidance was correct at publication 08/06/2015. It is intended as general guidance for members only. If you are a member and need specific advice relating to your own circumstances, please contact one of our advisers.

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