The second edition of this acclaimed text integrates health care law and ethics in relation to patients rights and in the context of everyday nursing and health care practice.Focusing on principles of law and including clear outlines of the essential legal precedent, the author lays a solid foundation for understanding the intersection of law, eth
Concept of law and human rights. Ethics and patients rights. The beginning of life to adulthood: human rights. Working safely with service users. A trusting relationship. Consent to treatment and mental capacity. Vulnerable adults, older people and abuse. Equality and diversity. End of life care. Impact of patients rights on care.