Vikram Sachdeva acts in case involving incapable adult requiring life-saving emergency dialysis treatment

Vikram Sachdeva acts in case involving incapable adult requiring life-saving emergency dialysis treatment


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Vikram Sachdeva, instructed by the Official Solicitor, acted for the patient in a case where he was refusing to accept emergency dialysis treatment. There was evidence that he lacked capacity to consent to medical treatment, and it was held to be in his best interests to receive such treatment, even if moderate restraint would be required.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/9298215/Kidney-failure-patient-forced-to-have-dialysis.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2152035/Doctors-force-man-dying-kidney-failure-dialysis-judge-rules.html


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