Best interests decisions: are we getting it right?

Posted on November 14th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Geraldine Boyle, Val Williams, Marcus Jepson, Paul Swift, Toby Williamson and Pauline Heslop share the findings from a study that tried to establish how the Mental Capacity Act is working for those on the front-line in complex decision making situations.

Vol 20 No 6, 19-21, November/December 2012

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