The Noncompliant Patient in Search of Autonomy
Hastings Center Report 1987 August-September; 17(4); 15-17
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Conrad, Peter (1987-08)From a medical perspective, patients who do not comply with the doctor's orders are usually seen as deviant, and deviance requires correction. But many chronically ill people view their behavior differently, as a matter of ...
Orentlicher, David (American Medical Association. Office of the General Counsel, 1991-03-27)Denial of treatment by a physician because of patient noncompliance raises a number of legal and ethical concerns. Currently, the legal obligations of physicians to treat noncompliant patients are uncertain. Under traditional ...