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Maternal request caesareans and COVID-19: the virus does not diminish the importance of choice in childbirth.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of medical ethics [J Med Ethics] 2020 Nov; Vol. 46 (11), pp. 726-731. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Sep 10.

Abstract:It has recently been reported that some hospitals in the UK have placed a blanket restriction on the provision of maternal request caesarean sections (MRCS) as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Pregnancy and birthing services are obviously facing chal...

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A balanced approach to decision-making in supporting people with IDD in extraordinarily challenging times.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Research in developmental disabilities [Res Dev Disabil] 2020 Oct; Vol. 105, pp. 103719. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Jun 27.

Abstract:A balanced approach to decision-making during challenging times is necessary in order to avoid risks that jeopardize the lives and wellbeing of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). The COVID-19 pandemic is the recent example o...

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Key components of supporting and assessing decision making ability.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International journal of law and psychiatry [Int J Law Psychiatry] 2020 Sep - Oct; Vol. 72, pp. 101613. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Jul 27.

Abstract:People's ability to make decisions may be impaired for a wide range of reasons, including by mental health problems and learning disabilities. Individual autonomy, the ability to make decisions about our own lives, is a fundamental tenet of democratic ...

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Do We Need Rights in Bioethics Discourse?

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The Journal of medicine and philosophy [J Med Philos] 2020 May 21; Vol. 45 (3), pp. 312-331.

Abstract:Moral rights feature prominently and are relied on substantially in debates in bioethics. Conceptually, however, duties can perform the logical work of rights, but not vice versa, and reference to rights is therefore inessential. Normatively, rights, l...

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Older adult mental health law special issue, International Journal of Law and Psychiatry.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International journal of law and psychiatry [Int J Law Psychiatry] 2019 Sep - Oct; Vol. 66, pp. 101465. Date of Electronic Publication: 2019 Jul 19.

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A Study into the Operation of the Queensland Mental Health Review Tribunal.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Medical law review [Med Law Rev] 2021 Aug 09; Vol. 29 (1), pp. 106-127.

Abstract:The Queensland Mental Health Review Tribunal makes difficult decisions regarding involuntary treatment of people with mental illness, applying strict legislative criteria against a backdrop of fundamental human rights considerations. This article repor...

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Should Human Rights and Autonomy be The Primary Determinants for the Disclosure of a Decision to Withhold Futile Resuscitation?

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The New bioethics : a multidisciplinary journal of biotechnology and the body [New Bioeth] 2019 Mar; Vol. 25 (1), pp. 39-59.

Abstract:Do not attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation decisions (DNACPR) are considered good medical practice for those dying at the end of natural life. They avoid intrusive and inappropriate intervention. Historically, informing patients of these decisions wa...

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Reasons for endorsing or rejecting self-binding directives in bipolar disorder: a qualitative study of survey responses from UK service users.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The lancet. Psychiatry [Lancet Psychiatry] 2021 Jul; Vol. 8 (7), pp. 599-609. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 May 21.

Abstract:Background: Self-binding directives instruct clinicians to overrule treatment refusal during future severe episodes of illness. These directives are promoted as having the potential to increase autonomy for individuals with severe episodic mental illne...

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Respecting Choice in Definitions of Death.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The Hastings Center report [Hastings Cent Rep] 2018 Nov; Vol. 48 Suppl 4, pp. S53-S55.

Abstract:The definition of death was clearer one hundred years ago than it is today. People were declared dead if diagnosed with permanent cessation of both cardio-circulatory function and respiratory function. But the definition has been muddled by the develop...

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Deeming Laws and Practices as Violations of the Rights of People With Work-Acquired Disabilities in Canada.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):New solutions : a journal of environmental and occupational health policy : NS [New Solut] 2020 Feb; Vol. 29 (4), pp. 536-544. Date of Electronic Publication: 2019 Nov 12.

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