Three implicit legal demands influence clinical decision making in the treatment of every suicidal patient. They are
predicting suicidal risk;
providing reasonable standards of care; and
assessing patient competency.
KeywordsSuicidal Thought Suicidal Patient Legal Counsel Reasonable Care Reasonable Standard
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