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1. Medical Ethics and Medical Practice

1. Medical Ethics and Medical Practice  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and G. Porter

in Mason & McCall Smith’s Law & Medical Ethics (10th edn)

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Apr 2016
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Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191810466
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747512.003.0001
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chapter
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9780198747512
This chapter discusses the following: the ethical basis for the practice of medicine; the organisation of modern medicine; the importance of the relationship between the medical profession ... More
6. Medical Confidentiality

6. Medical Confidentiality  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and G. Porter

in Mason & McCall Smith’s Law & Medical Ethics (10th edn)

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Apr 2016
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Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191810466
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747512.003.0006
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9780198747512
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of medical confidentiality. It covers the possible exceptions to the confidentiality rule; confidentiality and the legal process; patient ... More
6. Medical Confidentiality

6. Medical Confidentiality  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and E. S. Dove

in Mason and McCall Smith's Law and Medical Ethics (11th edn)

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Apr 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0006
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9780198826217
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of medical confidentiality. It covers the relationship between confidentiality and data protection law; the possible exceptions to the ... More
1. Ethics and Medical Law

1. Ethics and Medical Law  

Jonathan Herring

in Medical Law and Ethics (7th edn)

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Mar 2018
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Sep 2018
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9780191851131
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198810605.003.0001
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9780198810605
This chapter discusses various aspects of ethics and medical law. It begins with a definition of medical law. It then covers the nature of illness, the scope of medicine, the sociological ... More
17. The Donation of Organs and Transplantation

17. The Donation of Organs and Transplantation  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and G. Porter

in Mason & McCall Smith’s Law & Medical Ethics (10th edn)

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Apr 2016
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Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191810466
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747512.003.0017
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9780198747512
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of organ transplantation. After reviewing the technical criteria—or biological hurdles—associated with transplantation, and the two primary ... More
4. Consent to Treatment

4. Consent to Treatment  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and G. Porter

in Mason & McCall Smith’s Law & Medical Ethics (10th edn)

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Apr 2016
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Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191810466
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747512.003.0004
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9780198747512
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of patient consent. It covers the limits to consent; the refusal of treatment by adults; consent and its social consequences; the ... More
12. Treatment of the Aged

12. Treatment of the Aged  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and G. Porter

in Mason & McCall Smith’s Law & Medical Ethics (10th edn)

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Apr 2016
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Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191810466
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747512.003.0012
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9780198747512
This chapter discusses some of the ethical and legal issues associated with the very difficult practice of treating the elderly, grounding the discussion in the tension between autonomy and ... More
16. The Diagnosis of Death

16. The Diagnosis of Death  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and G. Porter

in Mason & McCall Smith’s Law & Medical Ethics (10th edn)

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Apr 2016
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Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191810466
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747512.003.0016
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ISBN: 
9780198747512
This chapter begins with a discussion of concepts of death. It considers the mostly philosophical arguments against the use of the term ‘brain death’ as applied to the person and then ... More
1. An Introduction to Bioethics

1. An Introduction to Bioethics  

Emily Jackson

in Medical Law: Text, Cases, and Materials (5th edn)

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Aug 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191864896
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198825845.003.0001
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9780198825845
All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing students with a stand-alone resource. This ... More
13. Treatment of the Aged

13. Treatment of the Aged  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and E. S. Dove

in Mason and McCall Smith's Law and Medical Ethics (11th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0013
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198826217
This chapter discusses some of the ethical and legal issues associated with the very difficult practice of treating the elderly, grounding the discussion in the tension between autonomy and ... More
18. The Donation of Organs and Transplantation

18. The Donation of Organs and Transplantation  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and E. S. Dove

in Mason and McCall Smith's Law and Medical Ethics (11th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0018
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198826217
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of organ transplantation. After reviewing the technical criteria—or biological hurdles—associated with transplantation, and the two primary ... More
3. Medical Negligence

3. Medical Negligence  

Jonathan Herring

in Medical Law and Ethics (7th edn)

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Mar 2018
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Sep 2018
eISBN: 
9780191851131
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198810605.003.0003
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ISBN: 
9780198810605
This chapter examines the legal and ethical aspects of medical negligence. It begins with an overview of the law and medical malpractice. It then discusses the law of negligence; the law of ... More
1. An Introduction to Bioethics

1. An Introduction to Bioethics  

Emily Jackson

in Medical Law: Text, Cases, and Materials (4th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2016
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Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191804137
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198743507.003.0001
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198743507
All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing students with a stand-alone resource. This ... More
17. The Diagnosis of Death

17. The Diagnosis of Death  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and E. S. Dove

in Mason and McCall Smith's Law and Medical Ethics (11th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0017
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198826217
This chapter begins with a discussion of concepts of death. It considers the mostly philosophical arguments against the use of the term ‘brain death’ as applied to the person and then ... More
10. Ethico-Legal Issues Affecting Children

10. Ethico-Legal Issues Affecting Children  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and E. S. Dove

in Mason and McCall Smith's Law and Medical Ethics (11th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0010
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198826217
This chapter examines a range of ethico-legal issues as the impact on children. The focus is one consent of mature minors, and the limits therefore, and also on the range of rights and ... More
20. Research on Children, Fetuses, and Embryos

20. Research on Children, Fetuses, and Embryos  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and G. Porter

in Mason & McCall Smith’s Law & Medical Ethics (10th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2016
Published Online: 
Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191810466
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747512.003.0020
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198747512
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of non-therapeutic research on children; therapeutic research on children; foetal research and experimentation; and embryos and embryonic ... More
5. Liability for Medical Injury

5. Liability for Medical Injury  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and G. Porter

in Mason & McCall Smith’s Law & Medical Ethics (10th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2016
Published Online: 
Sep 2016
eISBN: 
9780191810466
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198747512.003.0005
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198747512
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of medical liability. It covers compensation for injury; the basis of medical liability; what constitutes negligence; the problem of the ... More
4. Consent to Treatment

4. Consent to Treatment  

Jonathan Herring

in Medical Law and Ethics (7th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2018
Published Online: 
Sep 2018
eISBN: 
9780191851131
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198810605.003.0004
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198810605
This chapter examines the legal and ethical aspects of treating a patient without consent. It considers the meaning of ‘consent’ and the position of patients who lack the capacity to ... More
1. Medical Ethics and Medical Practice

1. Medical Ethics and Medical Practice  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and E. S. Dove

in Mason and McCall Smith's Law and Medical Ethics (11th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0001
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198826217
This chapter discusses the following: the ethical basis for the practice of medicine; the organisation of modern medicine; the importance of the relationship between the medical profession ... More
5. Liability for Medical Injury

5. Liability for Medical Injury  

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon, and E. S. Dove

in Mason and McCall Smith's Law and Medical Ethics (11th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0005
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198826217
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of medical liability. It covers compensation for injury; the basis of medical liability; what constitutes negligence; the problem of the ... More

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