E-books: Medical & Healthcare Law

  • Medical Misinformation and Social Harm in Non-Science Based Health Practices: A Multidisciplinary Perspective book cover

    Medical Misinformation and Social Harm in Non-Science Based Health Practices

    A Multidisciplinary Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anita Lavorgna, Anna Di Ronco

    Fraudulent, harmful, or at best useless pharmaceutical and therapeutic approaches developed outside science-based medicine have boomed in recent years, especially due to the commercialisation of cyberspace. The latter has played a fundamental role in the rise of false ‘health experts’, and in the…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Ethics, Law and Society: Volume I book cover

    Ethics, Law and Society

    Volume I, 1st Edition

    By Søren Holm

    Edited by Jennifer Gunning

    This key collection brings together a selection of papers commissioned and published by the Cardiff Centre for Ethics, Law & Society. It incorporates contributions from a group of international experts along with a selection of short opinion pieces written in response to specific ethical issues.…

    eBook – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Legal Nurse Consulting Principles and Practices book cover

    Legal Nurse Consulting Principles and Practices

    4th Edition

    Edited by Julie Dickinson, Anne Meyer

    Legal Nurse Consulting Principles and Practices, Fourth Edition, provides foundational knowledge on the specialty nursing practice of legal nurse consulting. Legal nurse consulting is defined, and essential information about the practice is discussed (history, certification, scope and standards of…

    eBook – 2019-09-03
    Routledge

  • Childbirth, Vulnerability and Law: Exploring Issues of Violence and Control book cover

    Childbirth, Vulnerability and Law

    Exploring Issues of Violence and Control, 1st Edition

    Edited by Camilla Pickles, Jonathan Herring

    This book is inspired by a statement released by the World Health Organization directed at preventing and eliminating disrespectful and abusive treatment during facility-based childbirth. Exploring the nature of vulnerability during childbirth, and the factors which make childbirth a site for…

    eBook – 2019-08-23
    Routledge

  • Improving Productivity In Health Care book cover

    Improving Productivity In Health Care

    1st Edition

    By Jack H.U. Brown, Jacqueline Comola

    First Published in 1988, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide to improving and streamlining productivity in health care. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for students of medicine, student nurses,…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    CRC Press
    Routledge Revivals

  • Medical Use of Human Beings: Respect as a Basis for Critique of Discourse, Law and Practice book cover

    Medical Use of Human Beings

    Respect as a Basis for Critique of Discourse, Law and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Austen Garwood-Gowers

    Whilst activities like transplantation and medical research have typically been considered on a discrete basis, they are also actually part of a broader phenomenon of medical means being employed to make use of human beings. This book is the first ever systematic critique of such medical…

    eBook – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Nursing Older People: Realities of Practice book cover

    Nursing Older People

    Realities of Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heather Elbourne, Andrée le May

    This practical guide helps student and practising nurses to understand the impact of their care when working with older people. With stories from older people who have had varied experiences of health care and nursing, chapters are underpinned by five key principles: providing patient-centered and…

    eBook – 2019-07-10
    Routledge

  • Xenotransplantation: Law and Ethics book cover

    Xenotransplantation

    Law and Ethics, 1st Edition

    By Sheila A. M. McLean

    Originally published in 2005. One of the leading causes of death is organ failure, that is, when one or other of the organs that run the machine we call the body gives out. However, whereas with a machine spare parts can usually replace faulty parts, in the case of humans the supply of these is…

    eBook – 2019-07-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Law and Consent: Contesting the Common Sense book cover

    Law and Consent

    Contesting the Common Sense, 1st Edition

    By Karla M. O'Regan

    Consent is used in many different social and legal contexts with the pervasive understanding that it is, and has always been, about autonomy – but has it? Beginning with an overview of consent’s role in law today, this book investigates the doctrine’s inseparable association with personal autonomy…

    eBook – 2019-06-28
    Routledge

  • Law, Drugs and the Making of Addiction: Just Habits book cover

    Law, Drugs and the Making of Addiction

    Just Habits, 1st Edition

    By Kate Seear

    This book considers how largely accepted ‘legal truths’ about drugs and addiction are made and sustained through practices of lawyering. Lawyers play a vital and largely underappreciated role in constituting legal certainties about substances and ‘addiction’, including links between alcohol and…

    eBook – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of International Development, Mental Health and Wellbeing book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of International Development, Mental Health and Wellbeing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Davidson

    Mental health has always been a low priority worldwide. Yet more than 650 million people are estimated to meet diagnostic criteria for common mental disorders such as depression and anxiety, with almost three-quarters of that burden in low- and middle-income countries. Nowhere in the world does…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge

  • Effective Expert Witnessing, Fourth Edition: Practices for the 21st Century book cover

    Effective Expert Witnessing, Fourth Edition

    Practices for the 21st Century, 4th Edition

    By Jack V. Matson, Suha F. Daou, Jeffrey G. Soper

    First Published in 2004: Effective Expert Witnessing, Fourth Edition broadens the scope of previous editions by featuring case studies and examples from a wide range of disciplines including psychology, medicine, forensics, toxicology, engineering, and environmental science. It presents legal…

    eBook – 2019-06-11
    CRC Press
    Routledge Revivals

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