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Find out more about the latest GMC guidance. Includes how the law has changed and how to apply the seven principles of decision making and consent into practice.
Dr Catriona James explores the principles which may be of enhanced importance when caring for an older adult.
We explore some scenarios which illustrate the importance of dialogue in the consent process.
How to make a best interests assessment.
There are circumstances in which you may disclose confidential information without patient consent.
Understanding who should be involved in the consent process, from children to people who lack capacity.
Everything you need to know about the GMC’s updated guidance on consent, including capacity, delegation and working within your capabilities.
Explaining informed consent and the significance of Montgomery vs Lanarkshire Health Board.