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From whom does the physician obtain consent in each case???

1)Can you get informed consent from a schizophrenic man?
2)Must informed consent be written?
3)if mother of a minor consents, but father refuses?
4)Must you get informed consent from a prisoner if the prisoner is brought in for examination by the police?
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i'm not sure but.....

1) yes ,we can but if he is incompetent we can't
2)need not be i guess...but, it' better to be as written one..
3) treat the pt...only one of the parent consent is enough ,,
4) ofcourse yes...the prisoner is the pt. not the officer..

please post the answers...
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From whom does the physician obtain consent in each case???

1)Can you get informed consent from a schizophrenic man? (Yes, unless clear behavioral evidence to the contrary)

2)Must informed consent be written? (NO)

3)if mother of a minor consents, but father refuses? (Yes, only one permission needed)

4)Must you get informed consent from a prisoner if the prisoner is brought in for examination by the police?
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i'm not sure but.....

1) yes ,we can but if he is incompetent we can't
2)need not be i guess...but, it' better to be as written one..
3) treat the pt...only one of the parent consent is enough ,,
4) ofcourse yes...the prisoner is the pt. not the officer..

please post the answers...
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