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Publication - Ms Anna Marriott

    Caring for a woman with intellectual disabilities who refuses clinical diagnostic investigations

    Citation

    Heslop, P, Hoghton, MA, Marriott, AM, Jepson, M & Noble, A, 2014, ‘Caring for a woman with intellectual disabilities who refuses clinical diagnostic investigations’. BMJ, vol 348., pp. 1-4

    Abstract

    The Mental Capacity Act is applicable to anyone without the capacity to make a decision for themselves at a particular time. This Endgame describes the care of a woman with intellectual disabilities who refused clinical examinations, and the processes that professionals were required to follow in order to work within the framework of the Mental Capacity Act.

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