In Re J (A Minor) (Medical Treatment): FD 8 Jul 1992

The Court should be slow to interfere in the exercise of a bona fide clinical judgment to withdraw treatment from a patient, and may overrule a child’s wishes as to the need for medical treatment even though she expressed her wishes clearly.


Gazette 08-Jul-1992


Children Act 1989 100(3)

Cited by:

Appeal fromIn Re J (A Minor) (Child in Care: Medical Treatment) CA 26-Aug-1992
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Children, Health

Updated: 08 May 2022; Ref: scu.81951