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Medical treatment : decisions and the law : the Mental Capacity Act in action

Author: Christopher Johnston; Robert Francis
Publisher: Haywards Heath, West Sussex : Bloomsbury Professional, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"This new, fully updated edition covers an increasingly important area of law, seeking to place medical decision-making in its context and to provide practical guidance to the solution of many problems likely to be encountered in practice. The book concentrates on the decisions involved in obtaining authority for the provision, withholding and withdrawal of physical medical treatment and care and the legal  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Johnston; Robert Francis
ISBN: 9781845924249 184592424X
OCLC Number: 503262503
Notes: Previous edition: London : Butterworths, 2001.
Description: xlix, 586 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: editor, Christopher Johnston ; authors, Robert Francis [and others].

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