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Informed Consent and Its Role in Medical Malpractice Claims

What is the process of informed consent? Informed consent is a way of saying that doctors, surgeons, and other healthcare providers must always inform their patients about the risks that are widely associated with a medical procedure before they conduct that procedure. If the patient does not consent to a particular treatment and they are injured at the hands of a healthcare professional, there is a chance that the patient will be able to bring a successful lawsuit against [...]