Law: Medical & Healthcare Law

  • Law, Ethics and Compromise at the Limits of Life: To Treat or not to Treat? book cover

    Law, Ethics and Compromise at the Limits of Life

    To Treat or not to Treat?

    By Richard Huxtable

    A conflict arises in the clinic over the care of a critically ill, incapacitated patient. The clinicians and the patient’s family confront a difficult choice: to treat or not to treat? Decisions to withdraw or withhold life-sustaining treatment feature frequently in the courts and in the world's…

    Paperback – 2012-08-30
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

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

    Effective Expert Witnessing, Fifth Edition

    Practices for the 21st Century

    By Jack V. Matson

    The testimony of an expert witness can lead to success or failure in cases that hinge on the presentation’s impact on a jury. Effective Expert Witnessing, Fifth Edition: Practices for the 21st Century explores the fundamentals of litigation, trial preparation, courtroom presentation, and the…

    Hardback – 2012-08-30
    CRC Press

  • A Primer on Clinical Experience in Medicine: Reasoning, Decision Making, and Communication in Health Sciences book cover

    A Primer on Clinical Experience in Medicine

    Reasoning, Decision Making, and Communication in Health Sciences

    By Milos Jenicek, MD

    Mastery of quality health care and patient safety begins as soon as we open the hospital doors for the first time and start acquiring practical experience. The acquisition of such experience includes much more than the development of sensorimotor skills and basic knowledge of the sciences. It…

    Hardback – 2012-08-08
    CRC Press

  • Forensic Toxicology: Medico-Legal Case Studies book cover

    Forensic Toxicology

    Medico-Legal Case Studies

    By Kalipatnapu N. Rao

    Modern technology using state-of-the-art equipment can now identify almost any toxin relevant to a legal issue. Techniques include gas chromatography, mass spectrometry, high-pressure liquid chromatography, and the combination of these methods. Forensic Toxicology: Medico-legal Case Studies…

    Hardback – 2012-02-23
    CRC Press

  • The Neuroscience of Handwriting: Applications for Forensic Document Examination book cover

    The Neuroscience of Handwriting

    Applications for Forensic Document Examination

    By Michael P. Caligiuri, Linton A. Mohammed

    The Daubert trilogy of U.S. Supreme Court cases has established that scientific expert testimony must be based on science grounded in empirical research. As such, greater scrutiny is being placed on questioned document examination generally, and handwriting comparison in particular. Bridging the…

    Hardback – 2012-02-22
    CRC Press
    International Forensic Science and Investigation

  • Bio-Objects: Life in the 21st Century book cover

    Bio-Objects

    Life in the 21st Century

    Edited by Niki Vermeulen, Sakari Tamminen, Andrew Webster

    Increasing knowledge of the biological is fundamentally transforming what life itself means and where its boundaries lie. New developments in the biosciences - especially through the molecularisation of life - are (re)shaping healthcare and other aspects of our society. This cutting edge volume…

    Hardback – 2011-12-28
    Routledge
    Theory, Technology and Society

  • Law for the Expert Witness, Fourth Edition book cover

    Law for the Expert Witness, Fourth Edition

    By Daniel A. Bronstein

    Extensively updated and expanded to incorporate legislative and practical changes enacted since the publication of the previous edition, Law for the Expert Witness, Fourth Edition is designed for professionals and students requiring edification on the current processes and techniques of legal…

    Hardback – 2011-12-13
    CRC Press

  • Law, Ethics and Professional Issues for Nursing: A Reflective and Portfolio-Building Approach book cover

    Law, Ethics and Professional Issues for Nursing

    A Reflective and Portfolio-Building Approach

    By Herman Wheeler

    This comprehensive new textbook covers core ethical and legal content for pre-registration nursing students. It provides readers with a sound understanding of the interrelationships between the NMC's code of conduct, standards and competencies, ethics and relevant sections of the English legal…

    Paperback – 2011-12-13
    Routledge

  • 50 Policies and Plans for Outpatient Services book cover

    50 Policies and Plans for Outpatient Services

    By Carole Guinane, Joseph Venturelli

    Since more and more surgeries and procedures are being performed in outpatient settings, the policies, plans, and procedures for these services are of increasing importance. 50 Policies and Plans for Outpatient Services details commonly used policies and plans in free-standing ambulatory care…

    Paperback – 2011-12-07
    Productivity Press

  • Medical Tourism Facilitator's Handbook book cover

    Medical Tourism Facilitator's Handbook

    By Maria K. Todd

    In addition to coordinating health travel logistics and gathering medical records, medical tourism facilitators play the role of travel agent, appointment setter, concierge, hotel reservationist, tour operator, and hand-holder to clients seeking health services domestically and abroad. Addressing…

    Hardback – 2011-11-23
    Productivity Press

  • Health Professionals and Trust: The Cure for Healthcare Law and Policy book cover

    Health Professionals and Trust

    The Cure for Healthcare Law and Policy

    By Mark Henaghan

    An ever increasing number of codes of conduct, disciplinary bodies, ethics committees and bureaucratic policies now prescribe how health professionals and health researchers relate to their patients. In this book, Mark Henaghan argues that the result of this trend towards heightened regulation has…

    Paperback – 2011-10-20
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Therapeutics, Evidence and Decision-Making book cover

    Therapeutics, Evidence and Decision-Making

    By Michael D Rawlins

    This book is intended to help decision-makers use, assess and appraise the evidence that underpins decisions about the use of therapeutic interventions. It will inform decision-makers about the nature of evidence, the strengths and weaknesses of the available approaches, and how these can be most…

    Paperback – 2011-07-29
    CRC Press

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