Federal government moves to end nonconsensual pelvic exams by students

Federal government moves to end non-consensual pelvic exams by students – CBS News

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Hospitals must now obtain informed consent from patients for breast, pelvic, prostate and rectal examinations performed by medical students, particularly on anesthetized patients, the Ministry of Health and Human Services announced Monday social. Michelle Mello, a professor of health law and policy at Stanford University, joins CBS News to unveil the new policy.

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