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Competency, Capacity, and Self-determination in Aging

Scott Y. H. Kim

in Clinical Neurology of Aging

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780195369298
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199323012 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195369298.003.0012
Competency, Capacity, and Self-determination in Aging

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Chapter 12 examines the decision-making capacity (DMC) necessary for providing informed consent to treatment, and how the approach outlined can then be used for assessing other types of DMC.

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Subjects: Neurology

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