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Murphy V.E.;Gulati G.;Whelan D.;Dunne C.P.;Kelly B.D.
2020
January
Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine
The changing face of Capacity legislation in Ireland: Algorithms for clinicians
Published
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ADMCA 2015 Capacity decision making legislation mental health
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Capacity legislation in Ireland is evolving. The Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Act 2015 has been passed into law, but its main provisions are yet to be commenced. This paper compares the law and its practical implications currently and under the new legislation. Quick reference algorithms for frontline clinicians are proposed.
0790-9667
10.1017/ipm.2020.7
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