Because of human rights, patients have a right to see their own medical records, catastrophic hospital failures must be investigated and people detained because of their mental health can get redress.

What Have Human rights done for Health?

Health
2004
Europe

Medical staff can’t ignore parents’ objections to treatment of their children

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A mother had fought doctors' decisions to give diamorphine to her critically ill disabled son as it could speed up his death. The Court said the approach of the doctors breached the mother and sons' right to family and private life.

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