HIV and the right not to know.

Abstract

It is a tenet of the prevailing ethic in medicine that competent adults have the 'right to know' information necessary to make informed decisions about their healthcare. Whether there is a 'right not to know' unwanted information is more hotly debated. When deciding whether or not to override a competent adult's desire not to know his/her HIV result, a… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/medethics-2015-102956

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