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Collier, A. and Ghosh, S. and Dowie, A. and Walsh, K. and O'Leary, C.;
2008
British Journal of Hospital Medicine
HIV testing in dementia: clinical, ethical and patient safety implications
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This article presents patient safety issues along with the professional and ethical challenges in relation to UK guidelines on HIV testing in patients who are incapacitated as a result of dementia. Current protocols are designed to protect the patient, but may have undesirable consequences for patients, caters and doctors.
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