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Giving consent & decision making

Giving consent & decision making

The dictionary definition of consent is “To give permission for something to happen or agreement to do something”. The principle of consent is an important part of medical ethics and international human rights law. As such, consent should be obtained willingly – that...
5-HIAA 24 hour Urine Collection Test

5-HIAA 24 hour Urine Collection Test

5-HIAA 24 hour Urine Collection Test Urinary 5-HIAA (5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid) 5-HIAA is a breakdown product of a hormone called serotonin which is excreted from the body in urine. It is an indirect way to measure how much serotonin is in the body. Serotonin can be...