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  1. Informed consent.

    Article - En anglais

    Under the law of informed consent, physicians must disclose to patients certain information about their medical condition and potential courses of treatment, and must obtain their consent to proceed.

    This article delineates the basic standards that govern such disclosure, with special reference to legal cases that have dealt with ophthalmic concerns.

    It concludes by discussing a number of special issues that have recently arisen in this area.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Consentement éclairé, Etats Unis, Pratique professionnelle, Législation, Aide décision, Médecin, Information, Relation médecin malade, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Informed consent, United States, Professional practice, Legislation, Decision aid, Physician, Information, Physician patient relation, North America, America

    Logo du centre Notice produite par :
    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0463091

    Code Inist : 002B30A09. Création : 199406.