New £ 1.5M study will investigate what the ‘ best interests ’ are of patients who lack mental capacity

A new study that will explore the healthcare decisions made in the “ best interests ” of patients who are unable to make decisions for themselves because they lack mental capacity or competence has been awarded £ 1.5 million by the Wellcome Trust.
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