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Mental health and mental capacity law* 

Mental health and mental capacity law*
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Mental health and mental capacity law*
Author(s):

Nigel Eastman

, Gwen Adshead

, Simone Fox

, Richard Latham

, and Seán Whyte

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199562824.003.0076
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date: 23 August 2019

Historical development 374

Relationship to other areas of law 376

Principles of mental health laws 377

Roles of professionals and relatives 379

Procedures for using civil powers 381

Civil admission for assessment 383

Emergency civil procedures 386

Civil admission for treatment 388

Consent to treatment ...

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