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Medical Decision and Patient's Preference: 'Much Ethics' and More Trust Always Needed

By Dimitrios Anyfantakis and Emmanouil K Symvoulakis

Abstract

There is much discussion on medical ethics literature regarding the importance of the patients' right for self-determination. We discuss some of the limitations of patient's autonomy with the aim to draw attention to the ethical complexity of medical decision making in the everyday clinical practice

Topics: Letter
Publisher: Ivyspring International Publisher
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:3107468
Provided by: PubMed Central

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