Prolonged Disorders Of Consciousness: Accurate assessment and investigation of clients

Helen Gill-Thwaites and Karen Elliott advise what to expect from your expert and assessors ‘While SMART is an assessment tool it is more accurately described as a “intensive investigative strategy” by examining the impact of all of the key principles as described in the RCP guidelines 2013.’ Accurate assessment of a client with prolonged disorders …
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Cases Referenced

  • M v A Hospital [2017] EWCOP 19
  • W v M [2011] EWCOP 2443 (Fam)