Dr. K K Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks, will discuss the components of informed consent in this video. Informed consent means in details a doctor has informed the patient about the procedure, benefits of the particular procedure and the likelihood of success. The doctor should also discuss about the complications of the procedure and the necessary steps which would be taken.
Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, Dr Aggarwal is a physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker. He was the Past President of the Indian Medical Association and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He was also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group, Medtalks and eMediNexus