Medical Law Medicine, Healthcare and Medical Ethics Law

Welcome to the Medical Law Online Collection, which showcases all our titles available in the area of Medicine, Healthcare and Medical Ethics Law. Ranging from textbooks and revision materials for students, to key texts for studying practitioners and also academic research titles.

Highlights include  The Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethics, written by international experts to provide authoritative and comprehensive reference for key areas of Medical Law and also the highly influential research series, The Biomedical Law and Ethics Library, which offers original, and at times, controversial, critical analysis and commentary.

This collection is updated regularly, so bookmark and browse at your convenience.

Featured Titles

Featured Books

  • The Voices and Rooms of European Bioethics

    Edited by Richard Huxtable, Ruud ter Meulen

    This book reflects on the many contributions made in and to European bioethics to date, in various locations, and from various disciplinary perspectives. In so doing, the book advances understanding of the academic and social status of European bioethics as it is being supported and practiced by…

    Hardback – 2015-05-11
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Algorithms and Data Structures series

  • Text, Cases & Materials on Medical Law and Ethics

    5th Edition

    By Marc Stauch, Kay Wheat

    Text, Cases and Materials on Medical Law and Ethics presents a valuable collection of materials relating to often controversial areas of the law. Comprising extracts from statutes, cases and scholarly articles alongside expert author commentary and guidance which signposts the key issues and…

    Paperback – 2015-03-13

  • Law, Environmental Illness and Medical Uncertainty

    The Contested Governance of Health

    By Tarryn Phillips

    We’ve seen it before, with asbestos-related disease, leukaemia clusters and lung cancer caused by cigarettes. There tends to be a lag between the emergence of environmental risks and chemical injuries, and their recognition and therapeutic treatment by medicine and the law. Law, Environmental…

    Hardback – 2015-03-12
    Social Justice

  • Beginning Medical Law

    By Claudia Carr

    Whether you’re new to higher education, coming to legal study for the first time or just wondering what Medical Law is all about, Beginning Medical Law is the ideal introduction to help you hit the ground running. Starting with the basics and an overview of each topic, it will help you…

    Paperback – 2015-02-16
    Beginning the Law

  • Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics 2e

    2nd Edition

    By Claudia Carr

    Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics will help you grasp the main concepts of Medical Law with ease. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising. The information is clearly presented…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Unlocking the Law

  • Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethics

    Edited by Yann Joly, Bartha Maria Knoppers

    This book explores the scope, application and role of medical law, regulatory norms and ethics, and addresses key challenges introduced by contemporary advances in biomedical research and healthcare. While mindful of national developments, the handbook supports a global perspective in its approach…

    Hardback – 2014-08-29

  • Regulating Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis

    A Comparative and Theoretical Analysis

    Edited by Sheila A.M. McLean, Sarah Elliston

    The successful achievement of pregnancies following pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) was first reported in April 1990. The technology is often used for patients who are at substantial risk of conceiving a pregnancy affected by a known genetic disorder, however from this technology other…

    Paperback – 2014-03-21
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Stem Cell Research and the Collaborative Regulation of Innovation

    By Sarah Devaney

    Hopes are high that stem cell (SC) research will lead to treatments and cures for some of the most serious diseases affecting humankind today. SC science has been used in a treatment setting in the replacement of patients’ windpipes and in restoring sight to patients who were blind in one eye and…

    Hardback – 2013-11-29
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Human Population Genetic Research in Developing Countries

    The Issue of Group Protection

    By Yue Wang

    Human population genetic research (HPGR) seeks to identify the diversity and variation of the human genome and how human group and individual genetic diversity has developed. This book asks whether developing countries are well prepared for the ethical and legal conduct of human population genetic…

    Hardback – 2013-11-20
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Course Notes: Medical Law and Ethics

    By Claudia Carr

    Course Notes is designed to help you succeed in your law examinations and assessments. Each guide supports revision of an undergraduate and conversion GDL/CPE law degree module by demonstrating good practice in creating and maintaining ideal notes. Course Notes will support you in actively and…

    Paperback – 2013-03-01
    Course Notes