Here is Laura Christian’s (Senior State Prosector, Office of DPP WA) talk relating to the writing of medical reports and giving evidence for criminal trials. At Laura’s request this has been password protected. Click the slideshare link above to get the talk (Password as per EDPACS). To see Laura’s slide notes, click on the notes […]
Here is Tor’s talk titled “The history of medical ethics in research and its relation to clinical practice”. The slide show notes for this talk can be accessed by clicking the shlideshare link to open the presentation in slideshare and clicking on the notes tab beneath the talk. Resources: National Statement on Ethical Conduct in […]
Here is Salam’s very informative talk on psychiatry in the emergency department, including the recent changes to the Western Australian Mental Health Act. General Psychiatry Resources: Office of the Chief Psychiatrist WA: New Mental Health Act Forms (MHA 2014) password protected (password available from the OCPWA – see link above) WA Mental Health Act 2014 (PDF) […]
Here is James’ talk on “Legal Issues in the Emergency Department”.
Here is James’ talk on legal issues related to the practice of emergency medicine. Here are the included links from LITFL on: ConsentConsent and competency in childrenCapacity and competency And the Gillick Case, relating to the competency of a minor: Gillick competence – A crach course