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Community Care Practice and the Law

By Mandelstam Michael Overview This fourth edition of Community Care Practice and the Law has been fully updated to reflect the rapid and continuing legal, policy and practice changes affecting… Read more »

Nursing Law and Ethics 4e

By  John Tingle, Alan Cribb  Nursing Law and Ethics 4e explores a variety of key legal and ethical issues in nursing practice using a thought-provoking and holistic approach. It addresses… Read more »

Acceptable Risk in Biomedical Research: European Perspectives

By Sigmund Simonsen This book is the first major work that addressesa core question in biomedical research: the question of acceptable risk. The acceptable level of risks is regulated by… Read more »

Doctors and Demonstrators: How Political Institutions Shape Abortion Law in the United States, Britain, and Canada

By Drew Halfmann Since Roe v. Wade, abortion has continued to be a divisive political issue in the United States. In contrast, it has remained primarily a medical issue in… Read more »

Water Management in 2020 and Beyond

By Asit K. Biswas, Cecilia Tortajada, Rafael Izquierdo-Avino Water is intertwined in the daily life of humans in countless ways. The importance of water as a driver for health, food… Read more »

Circumcision and Human Rights

By George Denniston (Editor), Frederick Hodges (Editor), Marilyn Fayre Milos (Editor) In the United States, parts of Africa, the Middle East, and in the Muslim world, 13.3 million infant boys… Read more »

eHealth: Legal, Ethical and Governance Challenges

By Carlisle George (Editor), Diane Whitehouse (Editor), Penny Duquenoy (Editor) As editors, Carlisle George, Diane Whitehouse and Penny Duquenoy have aimed to tackle all these questions together since they are… Read more »

Trust in Biobanking: Dealing with Ethical, Legal and Social Issues in an Emerging Field of Biotechnology

By Peter Dabrock, Jochen Taupitz, Jens Ried Description Biobanks are promising instruments of biomedical research and of transnational medicine in particular. Ethical, legal and social issues associated with biobanking, however,… Read more »

Risk Prevention in Ophthalmology

By Marvin Kraushar ‘Risk Prevention in Ophthalmology ‘ presents, in a clinical, nondidactic manner, the basic elements of the law regarding medical malpractice litigation as they apply to the practice… Read more »

Informed Consent, Proxy Consent, and Catholic Bioethics: For the Good of the Subject

By O.P. Grze Mazur Grzegorz ISBN-13: 9789400737150 Publisher: Springer Netherlands Publication date: 11/28/2013 Series: Philosophy and Medicine / Catholic Studies in Bioethics Edition description: 2012 Pages: 244 Download