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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. 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
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)

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Apr 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
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10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0018
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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
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)

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Apr 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
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10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0013
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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
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)

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Apr 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
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10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0017
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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
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
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
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9780191851131
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198810605.003.0003
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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
3. Medical Negligence

3. Medical Negligence  

Jonathan Herring

in Medical Law and Ethics (8th edn)

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May 2020
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Sep 2020
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9780191882005
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10.1093/he/9780198846956.003.0003
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9780198846956
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. Ethics and Medical Law

1. Ethics and Medical Law  

Jonathan Herring

in Medical Law and Ethics (8th edn)

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May 2020
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Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191882005
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198846956.003.0001
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chapter
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9780198846956
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
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)

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Apr 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0010
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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
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)

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Apr 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0001
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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)

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Apr 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0005
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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
4. Consent to Treatment

4. Consent to Treatment  

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/9780198810605.003.0004
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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
4. Consent to Treatment

4. Consent to Treatment  

Jonathan Herring

in Medical Law and Ethics (8th edn)

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May 2020
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Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191882005
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198846956.003.0004
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9780198846956
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
Medical Law ConcentrateLaw Revision and Study Guide

Medical Law Concentrate: Law Revision and Study Guide (3rd edn)  

Jo Samanta and Ash Samanta

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Aug 2018
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Oct 2018
eISBN: 
9780191853111
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198815204.001.0001
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book
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9780198815204
Each Concentrate revision guide is packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more. Concentrates show you what to expect in a law exam, what examiners are ... More
10. Clinical Research

10. Clinical Research  

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/9780198825845.003.0010
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
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
14. Mental Health and Human Rights

14. Mental Health and Human Rights  

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/9780198826217.003.0014
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9780198826217
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of mental health and its management. It covers the evolution of mental health law, paternalism and capacity, and the treatment framework, ... More
9. The Control of Fertility and Child Birth

9. The Control of Fertility and Child Birth  

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
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191865251
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198826217.003.0009
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198826217
This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of controlling fertility and birth. It addresses the highly contested concept of personhood, as well as contraception, contragestation, ... More
15. The Body as Property

15. The Body as Property  

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/9780198826217.003.0015
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chapter
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9780198826217
This chapter examines the question of the limits set on our right to control our bodies or parts thereof. This debate has centred on the very important issue of our relationship with our ... More
2. Public Health and the State–Patient Relationship

2. Public Health and the State–Patient Relationship  

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/9780198826217.003.0002
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198826217
This chapter orients medical law in the broader context of public and community health, emphasising the human rights components of health promotion, health protection and the management of ... More

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