Flashcards in ethics Deck (7)
what are the three levels of medical ethics?
Laws, guidelines and recommendations, ethics
what are 2 reason for consent?
battery and negligence
what is battery?
unlawful touching- patient doesn't need to be harmed
what is the main difference between consent and contract
in consent, the patient can pull out at anytime and there will be no fines
is a contract bound?
can a competant patient refuse treatment?