Adult incapacity /

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Author / Creator:Ward, Adrian D.
Imprint:Edinburgh : W. Green, 2003.
Description:xliii, 572 p. : forms ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Series:Greens practice library
Subject:Capacity and disability -- Scotland.
Capacity and disability.
Scotland.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/4863095
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ISBN:0414014723
Table of Contents:
  • Disabilities, capacity and assessment
  • Professional and practical issues
  • The Incapacity Act - Introduction and background
  • The Incapacity Act - General principles and definition of incapacity
  • Key roles and functions under the Act
  • Powers of attorney
  • Other anticipatory techniques
  • Authority to intromit and transfer
  • Management of residents' finances
  • Intervention orders and guardianship - General
  • Guardianship - Further provisions
  • Other responsive measures
  • Trusts and other third party measures
  • Healthcare decisions and medical research
  • Constructing decisions