Practitioners’ messages

● Does the person have a general understanding of what decision they need to make and why they need to make it?

● Do they understand the consequences of making, or not making, the decision, or of deciding one way or another?

● Are they able to understand the information relevant to the decision?

● Can they weigh up the relative importance of the information?

● Can they use and retain the information as part of the decision-making process?

● Can they communicate their decision?

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