Bioethics News

A New Edition of Clinical Risk Is Now Available

ClinicalRisk (vol. 22, no. 1-2, 2016) is available online by subscription only.

Articles include:

  • “Patient Power: The Duty to Explain Post Montgomery and the Statutory Duty of Candour” by Chris Hough
  • “Montgomery and Patient Consent: Perceived Problems Addressed” by James Badenoch
  • “Consent in Surgery: Is There a Montgomery Effect?” by Robert A Wheeler
  • “Midwifery Perspectives: The Consent Process in the Context of Patient Safety and Medico-Legal Issues” by Angela M Cook
  • “Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board: Implications of the Supreme Court Ruling for Psychiatry” by Michael Yousif
  • “Consent after Montgomery: What Next for Healthcare Professionals?” by Philippa White


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