County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust v SS (by her children's guardian) and others

Minor – Medical treatment. The Family Division held that it was in the best interests of a seven-year-old child, who had profound disabilities and needs, to grant the declarations sought by the applicant NHS trust, which sought the court's permission to treat the child in accordance with the treating clinicians' clinical discretion, including whether or not to resuscitate her in the event of a collapse.

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