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    Why It Is Important to Have Informed Consent Forms in Different Languages

    Since 1980, the Council of Europe has been engaged in the protection of rights in many spheres including biology and medicine achievements. During this period, a sufficient number of documents were adopted, but among the significant ones is the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights in the Field of Biomedicine.  Over the 20 years of its operation, this document has become one of the key documents of the COE and is vital not only in the EU region but also in the world.   What Is the Document About? The Oviedo Treaty is the first international legally binding document that enshrines the already established rule that no medical procedures…