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Informed Consent-State of Alabama

By E. Martin Bloom

May 13, 2015

Informed Consent is a process that leads to shared decision making between the patient and the provider. The form signed by the patient serves as confirmation that the process has taken place. Often, a procedure-specific form is better because it explains the risks and benefits discussed for the proposed treatment more clearly than a general one.

Alabama statutory provisions are silent regarding …

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