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    Why the Professional-Client Ethic is Inadequate in Mental Health Care.Wai-Ching Leung - 2002 - Nursing Ethics 9 (1):51-60.
    Patients who are subject to compulsory care constitute a substantial proportion of the work-load of mental health professionals, particularly psychiatric nurses. This article examines the traditional ‘beneficence-autonomy’ approach to ethics in compulsory psychiatric care and evaluates it against the reality of daily practice. Risk to the public has always been an important but often unacknowledged consideration. Inequalities exist among ethnic and socio-economic groups and there is a lack of agreement on what constitutes mental disorder. Two major changes in compulsory psychiatric (...)
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    Book Review: Coercive Care: The Ethics of Choice in Health and Medicine. [REVIEW]Wai-Ching Leung - 2001 - Nursing Ethics 8 (2):171-172.
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    Should Screening of Student and Qualified Nurses for Bloodborne Infections Be Compulsory and Infected Individuals Excluded From Work?Wai-Ching Leung - 2001 - Nursing Ethics 8 (2):133-141.
    Policies on whether student and qualified nurses should be screened for bloodborne infections and whether infected individuals should be excluded from work must be based on sound ethical principles. Patients have rights, and nurses and employers have duties to respect these rights. However, nurses also have rights that must be respected by their employers and the State. Balancing these competing rights and duties is a complex procedure. In this article, these rights and duties are discussed and applied to a selection (...)
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  4. Tannsjo T, Coercive Care: The Ethics of Choice in Health and Medicine.Wai-Ching Leung - 2001 - Nursing Ethics 8 (2):171-171.