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Legal frameworks 

Legal frameworks
Legal frameworks

Patrick Callaghan

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date: 22 September 2020

The Mental Health Act 2007 162

Mental Health Act 2007: key changes from the Mental Health Act 1983 164

Section 5(2): doctors’ or approved clinicians’ holding power 165

Section 5(4): nurses’ holding power 166

Sections 135(1) and 135(2) 168

Consent to treatment 170

Safeguarding vulnerable people ...

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