Assessment of Patients’ Competence to Consent to Treatment
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This article from the New England Journal of Medicine presents a case study on the challenging scenario of assessing patients’ competence when agreeing to or refusing life prolonging treatments.
New England Journal of Medicine
Volume 357:1834-1840/November 1, 2007/Number 18
Paul S. Appelbaum, M.D.
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