GPs and conscientious objections to treatments

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Description

Introduction

With abortion newly legal in Queensland and voluntary
assisted dying to be accessible in Victoria from mid-2019,
many practitioners may be unsure with how to proceed
in the event there is a conflict between their personal
views and treatment sought by patients.

Subject

Ethics and law for General Practioners

Period28 Nov 2018

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleGPs and conscientious objection to treatments
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletNews GP
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date28/11/18
    DescriptionWith abortion newly legal in Queensland and voluntary
    assisted dying to be accessible in Victoria from mid-2019,
    many practitioners may be unsure with how to proceed
    in the event there is a conflict between their personal
    views and treatment sought by patients.
    PersonsMark Morgan