From 'Doctor knows best' to dignity: placing adults who lack capacity at the centre of decisions about their mental health.

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Jackson, E.

Citation: 
(2018) 81(2) Modern L R 247-281
Catchwords: 
Patients - Mental capacity - Medical decisions - "Best interests" of the patient - Consent - Re F (Mental Patient: Sterilisation) - Aintree University Hospitals Foundation Trust v James - Briggs v Briggs - Nicklinson v Ministry of Justice - Medical Capacity Act 2005 (UK) - UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities - UN Convention on Human Rights, article 8 - UK
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