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Legal aspects of the conscience clause
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In the following article there are presented current regulations concerning conscience clause in practical medicine. The author points to laws being the source of conscience clause and analyze their subject; points and discuss restrictions of possibility to apply the conscience clause and resulting duties. In this paper there are also presented circumstances where conscience clause can have practical applications. Selected, the most controversial problems were discussed from the current law point of view. In the last part of this study author showed important technical problems following effective law – question of information from the hospital as it will not provide specific services and also question of payment for medical advice, which resulted in use of conscience clause. The goal of this article was also to get most wide sight upon analyzed subject, thus it contain many references to outlooks presented by doctrine.
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