Informed Consent Resources
- JUL 19, 2013Orthopedics: Informed Consent
Robert Morton, ARM, CPHRM, and Dana Faber, RN, BS
Inadequate informed consent communication between the surgeon and the patient/family is a top factor contributing to claims against orthopedists.
- APR 29, 2013Informed Consent: Substance and Signature
Robert Morton, ARM, CPHRM
Informed consent protects and informs both the patient and the physician.
- SEP 01, 1999Obtaining Informed Consent in a Teaching Situation
Mark Gorney, MD, FACS
It is important to inform patients when a resident physician will perform all or part of a procedure.