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General principles of consent 

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date: 17 May 2022

Quick reference guide to consent 2

Introduction to the consent ‘process’ 7

What is consent? Why is it needed? 10

How should consent be recorded, and for what procedures? 13

Implied, presumed, or inferred consent 15

The consequences of proceeding with invalid consent 17

What should be disclosed, and by whom? ...

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