[Terms of informed consent for users of dental clinics in Brazil: legal and ethical issues].

@article{SalesPeres2011TermsOI,
  title={[Terms of informed consent for users of dental clinics in Brazil: legal and ethical issues].},
  author={S{\'i}lvia Helena de Carvalho Sales-Peres and Ars{\^e}nio Sales-Peres and Adriana Silveira de Lima Eleut{\'e}rio and Jos{\'e} Luiz G{\'o}es de Oliveira and Mariana Pracucio Gigliotti},
  journal={Ciencia & saude coletiva},
  year={2011},
  volume={16 Suppl 1},
  pages={805-12}
}
The consent of patient before the beginning of any procedure has to be a respected condition, without any exception. It is necessary the patients to be aware of their health status, their specific needs, the intention of each treatment, the alternatives plans (including no treatment), to know their prognostic, risks, consequences, limitations, and to be aware of their responsibilities and those of your dentist, resulting in the success of the treatment. The Informed Consent (TCLE) aims to… CONTINUE READING