Legal Aspects of Health Info

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dr. Bob is preparing to operate on Sally for an immediately life-threatening condition. just before he begins the operation, he discovers that she is 17 years old. Her parents, with whom Dr. Bob has never discussed the operation, are in the waiting room.Using this scenario, discuss "informed consent" and describe what Dr. Bob should do in this situation and how his obligations might be different if Sally's parents were unavailable.

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