R (Serious Medical Treatment), Re [2016] EWCOP 60 (14 December 2016)

Application by acute trust for declaration that it is lawful and in his best interests for 40 year old man who suffers from chronic paranoid schizophrenia and has been diagnosed with an incurable brain tumour not to undergo treatment for the tumour but rather to be provided with palliative care only.

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