• UserPlease login to access the journal content.

Journal of Community Nursing (JCN) | April 2009

Back to journal

Consent & refusal: selective respect for a young person’s autonomy

Consent & refusal: selective respect for a young person’s autonomy
Ethics

Pages: 32 - 34

Article topics: Consent & refusal to treatment, Moral principles, Paternalism

Jackie Vasey discusses the ethical and legal dilemmas facing health professionals who work with children and young adults

Jackie Vasey RGN, RSCN, BHSc Hons, PG Dip HPE is a Senior Lecturer – Child Nursing at the University of Huddersfield

Article accepted for publication: August 2008