Consent to treatment

  • Bridgit Dimond
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Abstract

This chapter considers the law which relates to the consent of the client to treatment and care. The chapter begins with general consideration of the law relating to trespass to the person and then looks at the defences to such an action which include the consent of the patient. The areas to be covered are shown in Figure 3.1.

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© Bridgit Dimond 1997

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  • Bridgit Dimond

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