A History and Theory of Informed Consent

A History and Theory of Informed Consent

By: Ruth R. Faden (author), Tom L. Beauchamp (author), Nancy M. P. King (contributor)Hardback

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A timely, authoritative discussion of an important clincial topic, this useful book outlines the history, function, nature and requirements of informed consent, focusing on patient autonomy as central to the concept. Primarily a philosophical analysis, the book also covers legal aspects, with chapters on disclosure, comprehension, and competence.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 22/05/1986
  • ISBN13: 9780195036862
  • Format: Hardback, Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 408
  • ID: 9780195036862
  • weight: 753
  • ISBN10: 0195036867

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