The role of informedconsent in the research biobanks context has been responsible for a massive debate in recent years. 1 This debate originates from the differences between research biobanks and the more conventional research setting. In the latter, informedconsent can
number of judgments. This is in spite of the fact that the Council of Europe, unlike the European Union, has not formally become a party to the crpd .
Whilst the echr does not explicitly address informedconsent for medical treatment, the Court has applied various provisions of the echr in the
crossing edge and the question on potential measures to address malpractice litigation while respecting patients’ sovereignty. Focus is drawn to informedconsent ( ic ) legislation, what is the explicit role of ic obtainment in actualized complaint cases, and to what extent novel methods to exercise it
1. Introduction Litigation surrounding the medical profession increased dangerously and the relevance of the patient’s autonomy has become the punctum crucis of medical malpractice. Therefore, currently the discussion about informedconsent is indispensable to medical lawyers and health
1 Introduction The right to prior consultation and the principle of free, prior and informedconsent ( fpic ) have stood at the centre of socio-environmental conflicts in Latin America and elsewhere in the recent past. In Latin America, it has been in the Andean states Bolivia, Colombia and Peru
1 Introduction While it is increasingly recognised as a core element of the emerging international Indigenous rights regime, the principle of free, prior and informedconsent ( fpic ) remains a contested norm. Its legal interpretation and political translation by state institutions continue to be