The applicant Trust was seeking a declaration that it would be both lawful and in the P's best interests to discontinue any further attempts to provide dialysis.
Hearing to determine whether it was in the P's best interests to receive compulsory treatment for her disorder.
Judgment concerning medical treatment for a 49 year old woman - ER - who has anorexia nervosa and whose physical condition is declining. The judge had to decide whether she has capacity to make decisions about her treatment and, in the light of that, to determine her best interests.
Hearing to decide if the P should be given the Covid-19 vaccine against her will.
Application to discontinue life sustaining treatment to the P who was in a vegetative state. The application was granted.
The court authorised the Applicant to administer the Covid-19 vaccine to the P against the wishes of the P's father.
Application for the P to be transferred to hospital for an elective caesarean section. The application was granted.
Application by NHS Trust that the P be admitted to hospital, against her will, for obstetric treatment and a possible emergency caesarean section. The application was granted.
Application to seek a declaration that it would not be in the P's best interests to continue to receive life-sustaining treatment by way of the extracorporeal membrane oxygenation machine, (ECMO). The declaration was made.
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