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Should difference of opinion after consultation be conveyed to the patient?

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Section 3.4 of the Indian Medical Council (Professional conduct, Etiquette and Ethics) Regulations, 2002, “Statement to Patient after Consultation” clarifies this.“3.4.1 All statements to the patient or his representatives should take place in the presence of the consulting physicians, except as otherwise agreed. The disclosure of the opinion to the patient or his relatives or friends shall rest with the medical attendant. 3.4.2 Differences of opinion should not be divulge...
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