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Risk management for chiropractors and osteopaths: informed consent. A common law requirement.

Walker, B.F., Cameron, M., French, S.D., Pollard, H.P., Vitiello, A., Reggars, J.W. and Werth, P.D. (2004) Risk management for chiropractors and osteopaths: informed consent. A common law requirement. Australasian chiropractic & osteopathy, 12 (1). pp. 19-23.

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Abstract

Obtaining the informed consent of a patient before undertaking chiropractic or osteopathic treatment is a common law requirement in Australia. This paper outlines the essential elements of informed consent and provides some practice tips on streamlining the process.

Publication Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Chiropractic & Osteopathic College of Australasia
Copyright: Chiropractic & Osteopathic College of Australasia
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/5087
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