Respecting Patient Autonomy: Voluntary Informed Consent in Modern Medicine

Respecting Patient Autonomy: Voluntary Informed Consent in Modern Medicine
Original Research
Grebenshchikova EG, Chuchalin AG
Medical Ethics, January 2021
Open Access
Abstract
The article reveals the most influential in modern bioethics approach to understanding voluntary informed consent as a way to implement the principle of respect for patient autonomy, which is determined by both legal regulation and socio-cultural factors. The authors discuss the main elements of informed consent, its specificity in clinical trials, and criteria for autonomous choice.

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