Nature and Effects of Consent with Respect to the Right to Life and the Right to Physical and Mental Inegrity in the Medical Field: Criminal and Private Law Aspects

  • J. G. Castel

Abstract

The purpose of this article is to analyze the nature and effects of patient's or subject's consent to therapeutic and non-therapeutic treat ment and research in Canadian criminal law, and in the private law of Quebec and the common law provinces, and to propose guidelines for possible legislation.
How to Cite
Castel, J. G. (1). Nature and Effects of Consent with Respect to the Right to Life and the Right to Physical and Mental Inegrity in the Medical Field: Criminal and Private Law Aspects. Alberta Law Review, 16(3), 293. https://doi.org/10.29173/alr2256
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