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What is Informed Consent?

Informed consent is one of the most debated and litigated topics in healthcare law, yet it seems like there is no general consensus as to what it actually is. There unfortunately is no perfect document that would establish consent on every signature (if only!). While I wouldn't pretend to have the ability to nail down an exact definition of informed consent, it is worthwhile to explore the subject, to have a better understand of how this nebulous concept actually works in practicality.