Medical & Healthcare Law Products

  • Regulating Sex After Aids

    Queer Risks and Contagion Politics, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-06-01 
    Social Justice

  • Ethical Decision Making in Nursing and Health Care

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kay Mafuba, Paul Buka

    This contemporary text for ethical decision making in nursing practice is clinically relevant and will address the many contexts in which nurses work. It explores decision points in all fields of nursing and healthcare that raise ethical challenges, and includes models and frameworks for ethical…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15 

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

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Davidson

    More than 650 million people worldwide are estimated to meet diagnostic criteria for common mental disorders such as depression and anxiety, and almost three quarters of this burden is in low and middle-income countries. But, despite its widespread neglect, there is now an emerging international…

    Hardback – 2019-05-12 

  • Mental Capacity Casebook

    Clinical Assessment and Legal Commentry, 1st Edition

    By Tracey Ryan-Morgan

    The Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA) provides a legal framework for acting on behalf of individuals who lack the capacity to make decisions for themselves. The Mental Capacity Casebook showcases numerous real-life case studies in accordance to this Act. Through the exploration of various mental…

    Paperback – 2019-04-24 

  • The Human Rights Approach to Disability

    Cases and Materials, 1st Edition

    By Andreas Dimopoulos

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability provides a thorough examination of issues relating to disability from a human rights perspective. The book analyses how social theory concepts such as the social model of disability and disablism need to inform our interpretation of philosophical and legal…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Medical Law-Making and the Role of the Scientific Expert

    The Case of ART in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Simone Penasa

    As medical applications and scientific knowledge rapidly evolves, it is a challenge for statutory law to keep up and adapt. Law-making bodies are faced with the dilemma of whether to regulate new medical procedures. This book explores nature and function of Parliamentary regulation in the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27 
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Medical Law and Ethics: A Problem-Based Approach

    1st Edition

    By Tim Marangon

    Medical Law and Ethics: A Problem-based Approach introduces the subject to undergraduate students undertaking this optional module in their second or third year of study. Problem-based scenarios are utilised throughout in a practical and applied way to bring this complex area of law to life.All the…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Problem Based Learning

  • Improving Patient Safety

    Tools and Strategies for Quality Improvement, 1st Edition

    By Raghav Govindarajan

    Edited by Harleen Kaur, Anudeep Yelam

    Based on the IOM's estimate of 44,000 deaths annually, medical errors rank as the eighth leading cause of death in the U.S. Clearly medical errors are an epidemic that needs to be contained. Despite these numbers, patient safety and medical errors remain an issue for physicians and other clinicians…

    Hardback – 2019-02-13 
    Productivity Press

  • Contemporary Issues in Pharmaceutical Patent Law

    Setting the Framework and Exploring Policy Options, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bryan Mercurio, Daria Kim

    This collection reflects on contemporary and contentious issues in international rulemaking in regards to pharmaceutical patent law. With chapters from both well-established and rising scholars, the collection contributes to the understanding of the regulatory framework governing pharmaceutical…

    Paperback – 2019-02-12 
    Routledge Research in Intellectual Property

  • Values and Institutions in Health Research Regulation

    The Case of Regenerative Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Shawn H.E. Harmon

    This book undertakes an exploration of the key concept of ‘values’ and particularly examines the significance of socio-moral values to the advancement of the field of biomedical law and research governance. Values serve as a touchstone throughout the book and the author seeks to identify the values…

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • European Neonatal Research

    Consent, Ethics Committees and Law, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge Revivals

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