Chapter 7. Mentally Incapacitated Adults

  1. Bridgit C. Dimond MA, LLB, DSA, AHSM, Barrister-at-law

Published Online: 1 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690468.ch7

Legal Aspects of Radiography and Radiology

Legal Aspects of Radiography and Radiology

How to Cite

Dimond, B. C. (2008) Mentally Incapacitated Adults, in Legal Aspects of Radiography and Radiology, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690468.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 JUN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632055029

Online ISBN: 9780470690468

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Keywords:

  • treatment;
  • incapacitated adults;
  • decision making;
  • X-ray;
  • mental incapacities

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Decision Making and Incapacity

  • Specific care Issues

  • Department Policy

  • Reform of Mental Health Care

  • Question and Exercises

  • References