Chapter

Legal and professional standards of care

Max Watson, Caroline Lucas, Andrew Hoy and Jo Wells

in Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2009 | ISBN: 9780199234356
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598847 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199234356.003.0054

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Legal and 						professional standards of care

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This chapter on legal and professional standards of care covers the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA), and clinical negligence.

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Subjects: Palliative Medicine

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