Children's Participation and Decision-Making in Medical Matters
Nordic Council of Ministers, Nordic Council of Ministers Secretariat2013 (English)Book (Other academic)
According to international and national agreements and conventions children have a right to express their views in all matters affecting them. However it is one thing to state that children have a right to express their views and another to stipulate to what extent they have a right to participate in decision-making about their medical treatment, participation in medical research or in clinical trials. At the conference Children’s Participation and Decision-making in Medical Matters, organized 2012 by the Nordic Committee on Bioethics, various participants discussed how this right should be interpreted and applied in different contexts and situations. This conference summary highlights the main themes of the conference.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Copenhagen: Nordic Council of Ministers , 2013. , 62 p.
TemaNord, ISSN 0908-6692 ; 2013:573
lapset ja nuoret, tutkimus, terveys
Børn og unge, Forskning, Sundhed
Börn og unglingar, Rannsóknir, Heilsa
Barn og unge, Forskning, Helse
Research subject Children and young people; Research; Health
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:norden:org:diva-2129DOI: 10.6027/TN2013-573ISBN: 978-92-893-2626-1 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:norden-2129DiVA: diva2:702514