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David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
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Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 7 (2) (1986)
Coercion is commonly said to invalidate consent, and that is always true if the source of the coercion is the physician. However, if it is a family member who coerces the patient to consent, the resultant consent may be quite valid and treatment should proceed.
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