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Unexpected complications of novel deep brain stimulation treatments: ethical issues and clinical recommendations

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BACKGROUND: Innovative neurosurgical treatments present a number of known risks, the natures and probabilities of which can be adequately communicated to patients via the standard procedures governing obtaining informed consent. However, due to their novelty, these treatments also come with unknown risks, which require an augmented approach to obtaining informed consent.

OBJECTIVE: This paper aims to discuss and provide concrete procedural guidance on the ethical issues raised by ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1111/ner.12613

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
St Cross College
Cheeran, B More by this author
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Neuromodulation Journal website
Volume:
21
Issue:
2
Pages:
135-143
Publication date:
2017-05-30
Acceptance date:
2017-04-02
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EISSN:
1525-1403
ISSN:
1094-7159
Pubs id:
pubs:687915
URN:
uri:90981dc0-492e-4b04-8426-b2b2cfa9e2e7
UUID:
uuid:90981dc0-492e-4b04-8426-b2b2cfa9e2e7
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pubs:687915
Paper number:
2

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