The right of autonomy in children in regard to treatment: an integrated legal and ethical approach

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de Hoyos, Adalberto; Altamirano-Bustamante, Nelly F; Altamirano-Bustamante, Myriam M;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Instituto Nacional de Salud, Hospital Infantil de México Federico Gómez
  • Subject: higher interest of the minor | progressive autonomy | alteración de la diferenciación sexual | abordaje integral de la diferenciación sexual | interés superior del menor | integral approach of sex differentiation | intrinsic dignity | dignity | dignidad intrínseca | autonomía progresiva | dignidad floreciente | alteration of sex differentiation

Se presenta el caso de una alteración en la diferenciación sexual. El personal de salud se enfrenta al dilema de la reasignación o no del sexo del paciente. Se realiza un análisis de las recientes modificaciones al marco legal mexicano y de cómo afectan estas al tratami... View more
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