Patient Rights Topic Guide
Patient Rights: Patient rights are the basic rules of conduct between medical caregivers as well as the institutions and people that support them and patients. The key components are communication; informed consent; confidentiality; the right to healthcare; abandonment; right to refuse care for adults parents, and children; legal principles in medicine; and medical research and patients' rights.
Informed Consent Doctors will give you information about a particular treatment or test in order for you to decide whether or not you wish to undergo such treatment or test. This process ...