Competency to decide about treatment or research: an overview of some empirical data
Department of Psychiatry
Medical Subject Headings
*Cognition; *Comprehension; Consent Forms; Decision Making; Depressive Disorder; Disclosure; Electroconvulsive Therapy; *Empirical Research; Human Experimentation; Humans; *Informed Consent; Institutionalization; *Mental Competency; *Mentally Ill Persons; Patient Education as Topic; Psychiatry; *Research; *Treatment Refusal
Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Health Services Administration | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
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Citation: Int J Law Psychiatry. 1982;5:29-50.
Roth, Loren H.; Lidz, Charles W.; Meisel, Alan; Soloff, Paul H.; Kaufman, Kenneth; Spiker, Duane G.; and Foster, F. Gordon, "Competency to decide about treatment or research: an overview of some empirical data" (1982). Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations. 59.