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Law and professional conduct in nursing

Law and professional conduct in nursing

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD2968.N8

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Ann P. Young
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Scutari Press, 1994
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/law-and-professional-conduct-in-nursing/ (Stable identifier)

Short Description

XI, 204 pages : ILlustrations ; 22 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Law and professional conduct in nursing is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Scutari Press
  • Responsable Person: Ann P. Young.
  • Publication Date: 1994
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 5 editions
  • First edition Date: 1991
  • Last edition Date: 1994
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD2968.N8
  • Dewey Code: 344.204414
  • ISBN: 1871364957 9781871364958
  • OCLC: 30032777

Main Contents

The nursing profession and the law; patients' interests; negligence; an ordinary nurse; delegation; responsibilities of professional colleagues; consent and patients' beliefs; conscientious objection; a privileged and confidential relationship; health and safety at work; working under pressure; teaching and assessing; exerting undue influence; changing the law.

Summary Note

Aiming to ensure that nurses understand the legal implications of the Code of Professional Conduct, this book examines the legal aspects of the Code in detail. Legal and professional arguments are compared and contrasted, and practical examples covering a range of nursing situations are included.

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