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permission to perform healthcare activities, voluntarily given by a subject of care having consent competence, or by a subject of care proxy, after having been informed about the purpose and the possible results of the healthcare activities


This is a concrete item and can be implemented directly

Term: informed consent; 
Plural: informed consents; 


NOTE A healthcare mandate requires either informed consent or authorization by law.


Diagrammatic representation

Simple graph - informed consent

Required associations

one or more informed consents requires exactly one consent competence

Optional associations

up to one subject of care gives a number of informed consents
up to one subject of care proxy gives a number of informed consents
a number of healthcare mandates requires up to one informed consent


informed consent


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