Ensuring Legal Conformity

• Law very clearly says that the medical fraternity is the proper forum to decide on the correct and acceptable course on all medical issues.

• The active and transparent participation of medical societies in this exercise will help in ensuring that this SOP on Patients Consent is considered by Indian courts as a well thought, deliberated, discussed, organized effort of the medical fraternity and is given due credence in legal proceedings.

• The comments of each and every participant at each and every stage can be viewed and downloaded freely from the website.