The Evaluation of Patient Self- Determination Act: the Effects on Current Regulations I
There are although 19 norms in Patient Self- Determination Act (PSDA) which were divided into two major parts: the principle of Inform Consent and the Hospice-Palliative Care have great effects on current regulations. The core Idea of PSDA which center on the patients is meaningful for the re-establishment of the relationship between the medical personal and the patients. This article would like to introduce the norms of PSDA at the beginning, then compare it with current Physician Law, Medical Law and the Act of Hospice-Palliative Care. In the end, this article would like analyze advantages and disadvantages of PSDA, comparing with others countries, so that the medical personal could more realize the idea of this act by doing so.