Legal Status of the Mentally Disabled Person in South African Law
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Slabbert, Magda; Oosthuizen, Hennie (2005-03)The Human Tissue Act 65 of 1983 regulates all aspects regarding organ transplants. This Act was last amended in 1989. Since then medical science has developed tremendously and to such an extent that organ transplants today ...
Oosthuizen, Hennie (2001)No National Policy exists in South Africa for the testing of persons who may be infected by HIV/AIDS. A Draft National Policy on Testing for HIV was published in the Government Gazette by the Minister of Health for commentary ...
Oosthuizen, Hennie (2003)Medical practitioners in South Africa will be given the legal right to end the lives of terminally ill patients. This is the practice of active euthanasia, the procedure whereby a medical doctor or a professional nurse can ...