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Legal Aspects of Patient Confidentiality 2nd edition

by Bridgit Dimond

This revised and updated edition explores the law relating to patient confidentiality and reflects the recent legislation in the field. The text is written in a jargon free, non-legalistic way to allow the reader...


Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethics

by Yann Joly & Bartha Maria Knoppers

This book explores the scope, application and role of medical law, regulatory norms and ethics, and addresses key challenges introduced by contemporary advances in biomedical research and healthcare. While mindful...


An Error in Judgement

by Dara Culhane

An analysis of the controversy surrounding the death of a Native child in Alert Bay, British Columbia.


Regulating Tobacco, Alcohol and Unhealthy Foods: The Legal Issues

by Tania Voon, Andrew Mitchell & Jonathan Liberman

The need to reduce disability and premature deaths from non-communicable diseases (NCDs) is increasingly engaging international organisations and national and sub-national governments. In this book, experts...


Reflective Learning: An essential tool for the self-development of health and safety practitioners

by Teresa Budworth & Waddah Shihab Ghanem Al Hashemi

Reflective Learning is the essential reference for health and safety practitioners wanting to develop their professional skills and practice. Whether you are a new practitioner looking to expand your knowledge...


Guide for Investigator Initiated Trials

by G. Fortwengel

For academic medical faculty unfamiliar with national and international regulations, the prospect of initiating and managing a clinical trial can be intimidating. The development of protocols and case report...


Should A Doctor Tell?: The Evolution of Medical Confidentiality in Britain

by Angus H. Ferguson

Medical confidentiality has long been recognised as a core element of medical ethics, but its boundaries are under constant negotiation. Areas of debate in twenty-first century medicine include the use of patient-identifiable...


Stem Cell Research and the Collaborative Regulation of Innovation

by Sarah Devaney

Hopes are high that stem cell (SC) research will lead to treatments and cures for some of the most serious diseases affecting humankind today. SC science has been used in a treatment setting in the replacement...


A New Leaf: The End of Cannabis Prohibition

by Alyson Martin & Nushin Rashidian

In November 2012, voters in Colorado and Washington passed landmark measures to legalize the production and sale of cannabis for social use—a first not only in the United States but also the world. Medical...


How Medicaid Fails the Poor

by Avik Roy

Medicaid, America’s government-run health insurance program for the poor, should be a lifeline that provides needed health care to Americans with no other options. Surprisingly, however, it doesn’t. The...


Human Population Genetic Research in Developing Countries: The Issue of Group Protection

by Yue Wang

Human population genetic research (HPGR) seeks to identify the diversity and variation of the human genome and how human group and individual genetic diversity has developed. This book asks whether developing...


Bioethics Mediation: A Guide to Shaping Shared Solutions, Revised and Expanded Edition

by Nancy Neveloff Dubler & Carol B. Liebman

A "how-to" book for clinical ethics consultants, palliative care professionals, and bioethics mediators in the most difficult situations in health care


Saviour Siblings: A Relational Approach to the Welfare of the Child in Selective Reproduction

by Michelle Taylor-Sands

Genetic screening technologies involving pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) raise particular issues about selective reproduction and the welfare of the child to be born. How does selection impact on the...


Compensating Asbestos Victims: Law and the Dark Side of Industrialization

by Andrea Boggio

This book traces the emergence and transformations of asbestos compensation to explore the wider issue of to what extent legal systems have converged in the era of globalization. Examining the mechanism by which...


Legal Aspects of Health and Safety

by Bridgit Dimond

Presented in a clear and concise format that makes  for easy reference and understanding, this revised and updated edition covers  issues that are becoming increasingly important to health professionals,  managers...


Pharmacy Law and Practice

by Jon Merrills & Jonathan Fisher

The fifth edition of Pharmacy Law and Practice provides a straightforward and useable guide for students, practitioners, academics and others interested in pharmacy law and practice in the United Kingdom. This...


Legal and Ethical Regulation of Biomedical Research in Developing Countries

by Remigius N. Nwabueze

There has been a rapid increase in the pace and scope of international collaborative research in developing countries in recent years. This study argues that whilst ethical regulation of biomedical research...


Health Workforce Governance: Improved Access, Good Regulatory Practice, Safer Patients

by Stephanie D. Short & Fiona McDonald

With increasing recognition of the international market in health professionals and the impact of globalism on regulation, the governance of the health workforce is moving towards greater public engagement and...


Improving Health Care Safety and Quality: Reluctant Regulators

by Judith Healy

Responding to the public concern caused by recent hospital scandals and accounts of unintended harm to patients, this author draws on her experience of analysing the health care systems of over a dozen countries...


Clinical Ethics Consultation: Theories and Methods, Implementation, Evaluation

by Jan Schildmann & John-Stewart Gordon

This volume brings together researchers from different European countries and disciplines who are involved in Clinical Ethics Consultation (CEC). The work provides an analysis of the theories and methods underlying...