Key Papers (by theme)

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  1. Bonner S, Tremlett M, Bell D. Are advance directives legally binding or simply the starting point for discussion on patients’ best interests? BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 2009 Jan. 1;339:b4667.
  2. Chidwick P, Sibbald R, Hawryluck L. Best interests at end of life: an updated review of decisions made by the Consent and Capacity Board of Ontario. Journal of critical care. 2013 Feb. 1;28(1):22-7.
  3. Choudhry S. Best Interests in the MCA 2005—What can Healthcare Law Learn from Family Law? Health Care Analysis. 2008 Sep. 1;16(3):240-251.
  4. Coggon J, Holm S. Best Interests: A Reappraisal. Health Care Analysis. 2008 Sep. 1;16(3):193-196.
  5. Coggon J. Best Interests, Public Interest, and the Power of the Medical Profession. Health Care Analysis. 2008 Sep. 1;16(3):219-232.
  6. Fennell P. Best Interests and Treatment for Mental Disorder. Health Care Analysis. 2008 Sep. 1;16(3):255-267.
  7. Holm S, Edgar A. Best Interest: A Philosophical Critique. Health Care Analysis. 2008 Sep. 1;16(3):197-207.
  8. Holm S. Best Interests: What Problems in Family Law Should Health Care Law Avoid? Health Care Analysis. 2008 Sep. 1;16(3):252-254.
  9. Inwald D. The best interests test at the end of life on PICU: a plea for a family centred approach. Archives of Disease in Childhood. 2008 Mar. 1;93(3):248-250.
  10. McGuinness S. Best Interests and Pragmatism. Health Care Analysis. 2008 Sep. 1;16(3):208-218.
  11. Pope TM. The best interest standard: both guide and limit to medical decision making on behalf of incapacitated patients. The Journal of clinical ethics. 2011 Jan. 1;22(2):134-8.
  12. Quigley M. Best Interests, the Power of the Medical Profession, and the Power of the Judiciary. Health Care Analysis. 2008 Sep. 1;16(3):233-239.
  13. Sibbald RW, Chidwick P. Best interests at end of life: a review of decisions made by the Consent and Capacity Board of Ontario. Journal of critical care. 2010 Mar. 1;25(1):171.e1-7.
  14. Woods S. Best Interests: Puzzles and Plausible Solutions at the End of Life. Health Care Analysis. 2008 Sep. 1;16(3):279-287.

  1. Chassin MR. Standards of care in medicine. Inquiry. 1988 Winter;25(4):437-53.
  2. Hall MA. The malpractice standard under health care cost containment. Law Med Health Care. 1989 Winter;17(4):347-55.
  3. Kevin MD.com, How only lawyers can determine medical standard of care. http://www.kevinmd.com/blog/2009/12/lawyers-determine-medical-standard-care.html (posted Dec.20, 2009)
  4. King, JH. In Search of a Standard of Care for the Medicial Profession: The Accepted Practice Formula; 28 Vand. L. Rev. 1213 (1975)
  5. Morreim EH. Cost containment and the standard of medical care. Calif Law Rev. 1987 Oct;75(5):1719-63.
  6. Strauss DC, Thomas JM. What does the medical profession mean by “standard of care?”. J Clin Oncol. 2009 Nov 10;27(32):e192-3.

  1. Miller FG. The concept of medically indicated treatment. J Med Philos. 1993 Feb; 18(1):91-8. PMID: 8433051