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Refusal to Treat

Refusal of the health professional to initiate or continue treatment of a patient or group of patients. The refusal can be based on any reason. The… Expand
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2016
2016
OBJECTIVE The reasons that doctors may refuse or be reluctant to treat have not been widely explored in the medical literature… Expand
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2011
2011
Whether it is ethically acceptable for doctors to require payment of fees before treatment depends on interpretation of the… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Despite the size of their report, the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice pay virtually no attention to tens of… Expand
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2005
2005
Most neonatologists believe there is a minimal gestational age, below which it is appropriate to refuse to provide resuscitation… Expand
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2004
2004
As a menber of a large vascular surgery group prastice in a mid-sized city, you are approached by a woman seeking surgery for… Expand
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1998
1998
  • Ch Dierks
  • Zeitschrift fur arztliche Fortbildung und…
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 19725740
Medical treatment as well as refusal of treatment may be a source for tortious liability. Omitting treatment is generally… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Critical care physicians are frequently called on to negotiate issues of medical management with patients, their families, and… Expand
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1996
1996
  • AIDS policy & law
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 30560347
U.S. District Judge Morton A. Brody ruled that dentist [name removed]'s written policy of refusing to treat patients with HIV… Expand
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1993
1993
To the Editor. —In the article "What Are We Teaching About Indigent Patients?,"1Miles is highly critical of a private hospital's… Expand
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