Essay: exceptions to informed consent for treatment purposes
Assignment 12 DS – 515
For this discussion, we examine exceptions to informed consent for treatment purposes.
Research a situation where a patient was unable to properly relay his or her understanding of a treatment procedure and agree to the procedure.
Include a specific example. What do law and ethics say about proceeding with treatment in this situation?
Support your statements with logic and argument, citing any sources referenced.
- Be 2 pages in length, not including the required cover and reference pages
- Formatted according to APA writing guidelines
- Provide support for your statements with in-text citations from a minimum of three scholarly articles from peer-reviewed journal articles.
Essay: exceptions to informed consent for treatment purposes.