Informed Consent: Does Practice Match Conviction?

discusses informed consent as an ethical principle and legal requirement that must be applied in practice; based on an article in the Journal of the American College of Dentists. (1 credit hour)

Learning Objectives

After completing the course, participants will be able to:

  • Define informed consent and its role in dental practice
  • Distinguish between adequate and inadequate informed consent practices
  • Improve the practice of obtaining informed consent in their offices

Please Review the Following Article:

Informed Consent: Does Practice Match Conviction?

Reference

Jennifer King, Informed Consent: Does Practice Match Conviction?, Journal of the American College of Dentists, 2005, 72(1), 27-31.

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