Experience YourListen.com completely ad free for only $4 a month. Upgrade your account today!

The Information We Get Can Be Harmfull I…nformed consent is not a panacea

  • played 5.76 K times
  • uploaded
  • in
Embed Code (recommended way)
Embed Code (Iframe alternative)
Please login or signup to use this feature.
Tags: blues

Providing information to enable informed choices about healthcare sounds immediately appealing to most of us.

But Minna Johansson, GP trainee and PhD student at the University of Gothenburg, argues that preventive medicine and expanding disease definitions have changed the ethical premises of informed choice and our good intentions may inadvertently advance overmedicalisation.

Read the full analysis:
http://www.bmj.com/content/353/bmj.i2230

Licence : All Rights Reserved


X