consent form (kənˈsɛnt fɔːm)
- (medicine) a form signed by a patient prior to a medical procedure to confirm that he agrees
to the procedure and that he is aware of any risks that might be involved
Example Sentences Including 'consent form'
1. Your gynaecologist should never ask you to sign a consent form for exploratory surgery with a `possible" hysterectomy.
No More Hysterectomies
For any other operation a parent would have to sign a consent form.
Sun, News of the World (2004)
The consent form asked for information about the child's address, age and family doctor.
New Zealand Herald (2004)
The following is excerpted from an actual consent form for penis enhancement surgery we found at http: / /www.
`What's the point of signing a consent form if the surgeon doesn't look at it?
Sun, News of the World (2005)
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