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Year : 2009  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 76

Taking thumb impression of illiterate patients

 Suggested precautions
 
  1. It is advisable (rather mandatory) to take signatures of two independent witnesses when a patient puts thumb impression on consent form.
  2. Taking consent of an illiterate person requires extra care and caution. Conversation must be in the local language or the dialect understood by the...

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