Medical & Healthcare Law Products

  • European Neonatal Research

    Consent, Ethics Committees and Law

    Edited by Su Mason, Chris Megone

    This title was first published in 2001. An important book presenting the results of the European Union funded EURICON project in biomedical ethics. Involving experts in eleven countries, this project was motivated by European neonatal clinicians’ concerns about the problem of obtaining informed…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Embracing Vulnerability

    The Implications and Challenges for Law

    Edited by Daniel Bedford, Jonathan Herring

    Providing a forum for exploration and analysis of the positive aspects of human vulnerability, this book addresses the implications and challenges for law of treating vulnerability as a condition that makes possible not only harm and suffering, but also connection, creativity, intimacy, and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Respect

    A necessary constraint on use of human beings in Medicine

    By Austen Garwood-Gowers

    The basic fact that a human individual's body is capable of serving interests beyond that individual has always been a double edged sword. On the one hand it allows for the free expression of human solidarity and community. On the other it provides the opportunity to treat the individual's body…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge
    Medical Law and Ethics

  • Revisiting Landmark Cases in Medical Law

    By Shaun D. Pattinson

    Is it lawful for a doctor to give a patient life-shortening pain relief? Can treatment be lawfully provided to a child under 16 on the basis of her consent alone? Is it lawful to remove food and water provided by tube to a patient in a vegetative state? Is a woman’s refusal of a caesarean section…

    Hardback – 2018-10-08 
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Medical Practice and Malpractice

    Edited by Harvey Teff

    This title was first published in 2001: This volume provides a selection of key periodical literature on issues of major concern in medical practice and malpractice. It also contains an introductory overview of this fast-developing field.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Are Persons Property?

    Legal Debates About Property and Personality

    By Margaret Davies, Ngaire Naffine

    This title was first published in 2001. Two of Australia’s leading feminist legal theorists examine the relationship between persons and property and the concept of self-ownership in relation to current legal debates.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Drug Control in International Law

    By Daniel Wisehart

    The book provides for an extensive legal analysis of the international drug control system in the light of growing challenges and criticism that this system faces. In the current debate on global drug policy, the central pillars of the international drug control system, the UN Drug Conventions as…

    Hardback – 2018-09-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Automatism as a Defence

    By John Rumbold

    Automatism is a notoriously difficult subject for law students, lawyers, and judges. This book explores the science and medicine of sleep disorders and examines how the criminal process deals with such disorders when presented as a defence. It systematically examines the legal doctrines involved,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-12 
    Routledge

  • Life Care Planning and Case Management Handbook

    4th Edition

    Edited by Roger O. Weed, Debra E. Berens

    Life Care Planning is an advanced collaborative practice concerned with coordinating, accessing, evaluating, and monitoring necessary services for individuals with significant medical adversity. This handbook provides a comprehensive resource for all people involved with catastrophic impairments…

    Hardback – 2018-09-11 
    Routledge

  • Regulating Sex After Aids

    Queer Risks and Contagion Politics

    By Neil Cobb

    This book sheds new light on the complex relationship between criminal liability, sexuality and public health in the era of Aids. It analyses, in particular, the role of public health arguments, and the language of ‘sexual rights’, in legal struggles aimed at decriminalising certain forms of ‘risky…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge
    Social Justice

  • Global Patient Safety

    Law, Policy and Practice

    Edited by John H. Tingle, Clayton Ó Néill, Morgan Shimwell

    This book explores patient safety themes in developed, developing and transitioning countries. A foundation premise is the concept of ‘reverse innovation’ as mutual learning from the chapters challenges traditional assumptions about the construction and location of knowledge. This edited collection…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge

  • Health Research Governance in Africa

    Law, Ethics, and Regulation

    By Cheluchi Onyemelukwe-Onuobia

    The globalisation of research has resulted in the increased location of research involving humans in developing countries. Countries in Africa, along with China and India have seen research grow significantly. With emerging infectious diseases, such as Ebola and Zika emphasising the risk of public…

    Hardback – 2018-08-22 
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

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