Dartford And Gravesham NHS Trust v SEB [2021] EWCOP 55

Caesarean section In this out-of-hours application, made when SEB was already in labour, it was decided that she lacked capacity to litigate or to make decisions about her obstetric care, and that a caesarean section, together with any necessary restraint and deprivation of liberty, was in her best interests.

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Full judgment: BAILII

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  • Medical treatment cases🔍

Date: 2/7/21🔍

Court: Court of Protection🔍

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Parties:

  • Dartford And Gravesham NHS Trust🔍
  • SEB🔍

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Published: 19/10/21 20:52

Cached: 2021-12-04 16:04:59