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Medical law and ethics

Author: Jonathan Herring
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Seventh editionView all editions and formats
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"Medical Law and Ethics covers the core legal principles, key cases, and statutes that govern medical law alongside the key ethical debates and dilemmas that exist in the field. Carefully constructed features highlight these debates, drawing out the European angles, religious beliefs, and feminist perspectives which influence legal regulations. Other features such as 'a shock to the system', 'public opinion' and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Herring
ISBN: 9780198810605 0198810601
OCLC Number: 1019656291
Description: xxxvi, 641 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Ethics and medical law --
2. The structure of the National Health Service and the rationing of healthcare resources --
3. Medical negligence --
4. Consent to treatment --
5. Confidentiality --
6. Contraception, abortion, and pregnancy --
7. Reproduction --
8. Organ donation and the ownership of body parts --
9. Dying and death --
10. Mental health law.
Responsibility: Jonathan Herring, Professor of Law, Exeter College, University of Oxford.
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Medical Law and Ethics covers the core legal principles, key cases, and statutes that govern medical law alongside the key ethical debates and dilemmas that exist in the field.  Read more...

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First Prize in Basis of Medicine in the 2019 BMA Medical Book Awards

 
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