Law: Medical & Healthcare Law

  • Corporate Crime in the Pharmaceutical Industry (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Corporate Crime in the Pharmaceutical Industry (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Braithwaite

    First published in 1984, this book examines corporate crime in the pharmaceutical industry. Based on extensive research, including interviews with 131 senior executives of pharmaceutical companies in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, Mexico and Guatemala, the book is a major study…

    Paperback – 2014-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Regulating Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis: A Comparative and Theoretical Analysis book cover

    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
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Writing, Reading, and Understanding in Modern Health Sciences: Medical Articles and Other Forms of Communication book cover

    Writing, Reading, and Understanding in Modern Health Sciences

    Medical Articles and Other Forms of Communication

    By Milos Jenicek

    Medical articles are one of the main vehicles of knowledge translation and evidence communication in the health sciences. Their correct structure and style alone are no longer enough to convey a clear understanding of the intended message. Readers must be able to understand the very essence of the…

    Paperback – 2014-03-12
    CRC Press

  • In Search of Common Ground on Abortion: From Culture War to Reproductive Justice book cover

    In Search of Common Ground on Abortion

    From Culture War to Reproductive Justice

    Edited by Robin West, Justin Murray, Meredith Esser

    This book brings together academics, legal practitioners and activists with a wide range of pro-choice, pro-life and other views to explore the possibilities for cultural, philosophical, moral and political common ground on the subjects of abortion and reproductive justice more generally. It aims…

    Paperback – 2014-03-12
    Routledge
    Gender in Law, Culture, and Society

  • Bioethics: Methods, Theories, Domains book cover

    Bioethics

    Methods, Theories, Domains

    By Marcus Düwell

    This book is a philosophically-oriented introduction to bioethics. It offers the reader an overview of key debates in bioethics relevant to various areas including; organ retrieval, stem cell research, justice in healthcare and issues in environmental ethics, including issues surrounding food and…

    Paperback – 2014-03-10
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • The Therapeutic Cloning Debate: Global Science and Journalism in the Public Sphere book cover

    The Therapeutic Cloning Debate

    Global Science and Journalism in the Public Sphere

    By Eric A. Jensen

    Exploring the controversy surrounding therapeutic human cloning, this book draws upon data collected from news articles and interviews with journalists to examine the role of mass media in shaping biomedical controversies. With specific reference to the US and the UK as two leading scientific…

    Hardback – 2014-02-28
    Routledge

  • Should A Doctor Tell?: The Evolution of Medical Confidentiality in Britain book cover

    Should A Doctor Tell?

    The Evolution of Medical Confidentiality in Britain

    By Angus H. Ferguson

    Medical confidentiality has long been recognised as a core element of medical ethics, but its boundaries are under constant negotiation. Areas of debate in twenty-first century medicine include the use of patient-identifiable data in research, information sharing across public services, and the…

    Hardback – 2013-12-16
    Routledge

  • Medical Ethics in China: A Transcultural Interpretation book cover

    Medical Ethics in China

    A Transcultural Interpretation

    By Jing-Bao Nie

    Drawing on a wide range of primary historical and sociological sources and employing sharp philosophical analysis, this book investigates medical ethics from a Chinese-Western comparative perspective. In doing so, it offers a fascinating exploration of both cultural differences and commonalities…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Law and Bioethics: Intersections Along the Mortal Coil book cover

    Law and Bioethics

    Intersections Along the Mortal Coil

    By George P. Smith II

    George P. Smith, II is a leading figure in the world of medical law and ethics. During his long career he has addressed some of the most important issues in bioethics and has contributed much original thought to debates in the field. This book celebrates his contribution to scholarship in this area…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge

  • Emergency Law, 4th Edition: Rights, liabilities and duties of emergency workers and volunteers book cover

    Emergency Law, 4th Edition

    Rights, liabilities and duties of emergency workers and volunteers

    By Michael Eburn

    The latest edition of this book has been updated to incorporate the latest developments in case law and legislation. To cover all of Australia, the work has been expanded to include the law in Australia's smallest self-governing territory, Norfolk Island. For first aiders and paramedics, the…

    Paperback – 2013-10-30
    Federation Press

  • Compensating Asbestos Victims: Law and the Dark Side of Industrialization book cover

    Compensating Asbestos Victims

    Law and the Dark Side of Industrialization

    By Andrea Boggio

    This book traces the emergence and transformations of asbestos compensation to explore the wider issue of to what extent legal systems have converged in the era of globalization. Examining the mechanism by which asbestos compensation is delivered in Belgium, England, Italy and the United States,…

    Hardback – 2013-10-10
    Routledge

  • The Law and Medicine: Friend or Nemesis? book cover

    The Law and Medicine

    Friend or Nemesis?

    By Robert Mark Jaggs-Fowler

    The work draws together a rich tapestry of material across many different disciplines, covering the crucial relationship between medicine and law from the early apothecaries to the modern-day general practitioner. It presents an invaluable overview of the subject and offers vital background reading…

    Paperback – 2013-08-15
    CRC Press

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