Informed consent in physiotherapy practice: it is not what is said but how it is said.

@article{Copnell2018InformedCI,
  title={Informed consent in physiotherapy practice: it is not what is said but how it is said.},
  author={Graham Copnell},
  journal={Physiotherapy},
  year={2018},
  volume={104 1},
  pages={
          67-71
        }
}
This paper discusses the concept of informed consent in the context of contemporary biomedical ethics. A change in UK law regarding what information should be provided to patients has brought to the fore the role of physiotherapists in the process of gaining informed consent. It is important that physiotherapists are aware of how this change in the law will… CONTINUE READING