Consent and Children - Links and references to relevant articles
Consent, rights and choices in health care for children and young people. December 2000 This book from the British Medical Association offers comprehensive ...
Department of Health
Seeking consent: working with children. This DH booklet provides guidance to healthcare practitioners on how to seek consent from children in their care. ...
Consent and confidentiality: people under 18 - briefing sheet Briefing sheets give you access to the ... Directory of community children's nursing services ...
The meaning of valid proxy consent for children has recently been the subject of an important debate between Richard McCormick and Paul Ramsey on the ethics ...
To What Extent are Children Involved in Consent to Dental Care? In this issue of the BDJ, the paper by Adewumi et al. on consent and children raises important issues for any practitioner involved in any aspect of the ...
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