Series of lectures I gave for the PEER (Professionalism and Ethics Education for Residents) Project sponsored and organized by the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCHS).
What is an informed consent to treatment?
What is the elf basis to consent?
What makes the consent an ethically valid one?
Types of Consent
When it is needed? When could it be waived?
How to take an informed consent?
What if the patient is not able to give consent?
Documentation of Consent
Special Issues about Consent