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Conference Programme 2024


Consent and medico-legal update

17 May 2024
Enhanced CPD Theatre
A , B , D
Consent and medico-legal update

Learning Content

An up to date look at recent medico-legal developments, particularly how the ruling in the McCulloch case affects Montgomery consent. The session will also look at some of the recent High Court judgements against decisions made by the GDC.

Learning Aims

Discuss consent issues using recent case studies - Discuss how to communicate effectively - Discuss issues with regulation by the GDC.

Learning Objectives

Understand current medicolegal issues regarding consent - Gain an insight into regulation of the dental profession.
Simon Thackeray, Principal Dentist and Clinical Director - British Association of Private Dentistry