After reviewing the background readings and doing independent research, examine the case Nixdorf v. Hicken and answer the following: Provide the background information regarding the case and the decision of the court. Explain informed consent and its required elements. What is the reasonable person standard? Why is informed consent important in medical care? What is a hospital’s responsibility in insuring informed consent?
Be sure to cite the peer-reviewed literature.
SLP Assignment Expectations Cond/support your analysis. Limit your response to a maximum of 3 pages (title and reference page is not included in page number count). Support your paper with peer-reviewed articles, with at least 3-4 references. Use the following link for additional information on how to recognize peer-reviewed journals: http://www.angelo.edu/services/library/handouts/peerrev.php. You may use the following source to assist in formatting your assignment: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource560/01/. For additional information on reliability of sources, review the following source: https://nccih.nih.gov/health/webresources This assignment will be graded based on the content in the rubric.