King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust v FG [2019] EWCOP 7

Medical treatment case "[T]he King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust seeks an order in the following terms in relation to FG: (a) a declaration that FG lacks capacity to make decisions regarding the medical treatment for his physical health conditions; (b) that it is lawful and in FG's best interests for him to undergo an operation to repair his right shoulder fracture/dislocation; and (c) that it is in his best interests to receive any sedation and anaesthesia his clinicians think necessary to allow the operation to be done. The matter has come in front of me today as urgent applications judge."

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Full judgment: BAILII


  • Deprivation of liberty🔍
  • Medical treatment cases🔍

Date: 29/1/19🔍

Court: Court of Protection🔍



  • King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust🔍
  • FG🔍
  • South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust🔍

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Published: 15/3/19 21:01

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