This book is aimed at nurses,for whom medical law is a necessary and relevant part of their initial training or continuing education. It is divided into four main sections. The first section deals with common law issues such as medical negligence and consent, section two addresses statutory issues such as the Mental Health Act and access to health records. The third section looks at the medical context, including hospital complaints procedures, and in part four, the ethical issues of withdrawing treatment, living wills and confidentiality are discussed. Each section includes case studies and suggested solutions.
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Gill Korgaonkar, LLM, Director of Legal studies at the University of Hertfordshire. Profesor Diana tribe, LLB, MA, Head of Law at the University of Hertfordshire and Associate Research Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London.Review:
This book is an excellent and very readable introduction to this subject. -- Stephanie Proud, University of Sunderland
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