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Law Express: Medical Law

Law Express: Medical Law

Jonathan Herring


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Table of Contents

Section Title Page Action Price
Cover Cover
Title Page iii
Copyright Page iv
Contents v
Acknowledgements vii
Introduction viii
Guided tour x
Table of cases and statutes xii
Chapter 1: Basic principles of medical law and ethics 1
Chapter 2: Rationing 15
Chapter 3: Consent to treatment 29
Chapter 4: Confidentiality 47
Chapter 5: Medical negligence 59
Chapter 6: Contraception, abortion and pregnancy 73
Chapter 7: Reproduction 89
Chapter 8: Organ donation and ownership of body parts 105
Chapter 9: Death and dying 117
Chapter 10: Mental health law 133
Chapter 11: Medical research 145
And finally, before the exam . . . 155
Glossary of terms 161
Index 165