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Guardianship and End-of-Life Care for Veterans with Dementia in Nursing Homes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the American Geriatrics Society [J Am Geriatr Soc] 2021 Feb; Vol. 69 (2), pp. 342-348. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Nov 10.

Abstract: Background/objectives: Experts have suggested that patients represented by professional guardians receive higher intensity end-of-life treatment than other patients, but there is little corresponding empirical data.Design: Retrospective cohort study.Se...

Staff awareness of the application of Mental Health and Guardianship Legislation in the care of hospitalised older persons.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Australasian psychiatry : bulletin of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists [Australas Psychiatry] 2018 Oct; Vol. 26 (5), pp. 469-473. Date of Electronic Publication: 2018 Feb 26.

Abstract: Objective: The study aimed to survey hospital staff knowledge of the application of the Mental Health Act 2007 (NSW) (MHA) and the Guardianship Act 1987 (NSW) (GA) in the care and treatment of older persons in a teaching hospital in Sydney. Method Over...

Admission of a minor to a psychiatric hospital under Polish law. Part I.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Psychiatria polska [Psychiatr Pol] 2021 Jun 30; Vol. 55 (3), pp. 585-598. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 30.

Abstract: Within the scope of mental health protection, numerous practical problems arise concerning the issue of providing health services to a minor. Admission of a minor to a psychiatric hospital is associated in practice with numerous doubts. This part of th...

Informed decision-making with and for people with dementia: Developing and pilot testing an education program for legal representatives (PRODECIDE).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Dementia (London, England) [Dementia (London)] 2019 Aug; Vol. 18 (6), pp. 2303-2321. Date of Electronic Publication: 2017 Dec 22.

Citizenship, Vulnerability and Mental Incapacity in England, 1900-1960s.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Medical history [Med Hist] 2019 Jul; Vol. 63 (3), pp. 270-290.

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Abstract: Over the twentieth century, the Lunacy Office (renamed the Court of Protection in 1947) was responsible for appointing 'receivers' to manage the property of adults in England who were found incapable of managing their own affairs. Tens of thousands of ...

Managing mental incapacity in the 20th century: A history of the Court of Protection of England & Wales.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of law and psychiatry [Int J Law Psychiatry] 2020 Jan - Feb; Vol. 68, pp. 101524. Date of Electronic Publication: 2019 Nov 28.

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Abstract: This article explores the history of the Court of Protection of England & Wales (CoP) over the twentieth century. The CoP, which is responsible for making financial and welfare decisions on behalf of those deemed incapable of doing so themselves, prese...

Is Guardian Permission a Barrier to Online Sexual Health Research Among Adolescent Males Interested in Sex With Males?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of sex research [J Sex Res] 2019 May-Jun; Vol. 56 (4-5), pp. 593-603. Date of Electronic Publication: 2018 Jun 28.

Abstract: Institutional review boards (IRBs) that refuse to grant waivers of guardian permission may hinder research to inform needed online sexual health interventions for adolescent males interested in sex with males (AMSM). Information on the challenges of ob...

Going it Alone: A Scoping Review of Unbefriended Older Adults.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Canadian journal on aging = La revue canadienne du vieillissement [Can J Aging] 2018 Mar; Vol. 37 (1), pp. 1-11. Date of Electronic Publication: 2018 Jan 17.

Abstract: Older adults who have reduced decision-making capacity and no family or friends to compensate for these deficiencies are known as unbefriended and require a public guardian. The purpose of this study was to review the peer-reviewed and grey literature ...

[Management of Common-law Marriage in Hospitalization for Medical Care and Protection Procedure after Abolishment of Guardianship System].

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Seishin shinkeigaku zasshi = Psychiatria et neurologia Japonica [Seishin Shinkeigaku Zasshi] 2016; Vol. 118 (1), pp. 14-21.

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Guardianship appointment: current status in Israel.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Israel journal of psychiatry and related sciences [Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci] 2010; Vol. 47 (4), pp. 260-8.

Abstract: The appointment of a guardian is an important complex process that significantly infringes upon the individuals liberty and autonomy; however it is a necessary paternalistic intervention when called for. The law does not provide precise criteria for th...

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