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Medical law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Scotland > Medical legislation > General

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Murray Earle
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Scotland
  • Publication Information: Dundee : Dundee University Press, 2007
  • Publication Type (Medium): Electronic books
  • Material: Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: Law essentials.
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Additional Format

Print version: Earle, Murray. Medical law (OCoLC)190760692

Short Description

1 online resource (XV, 175 pages).

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Medical law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Dundee University Press
  • Responsable Person: Murray Earle.
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Country/State: Scotland
  • Number of Editions: 7 editions
  • First edition Date: 2007
  • Last edition Date: 2007
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDC690
  • Dewey Code: 344.411041
  • ISBN: 9780748698448 0748698442
  • OCLC: 844250940

Main Contents

Introduction; Medical and Allied Professions; Fertility, Genetics and Reproduction; Negligence and Civil Liability; Consent; Confidentiality and Privacy; The Human Body and Transplantation; Medical Futility, Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide.Table of Cases, Table of Statutes and an Index are also included.

Summary Note

Intended for students, legal practitioners and health professionals, providing comprehensive coverage of medical law in Scotland. This title is a useful resource for doctors, nurses and other health care providers who need to refresh or update their knowledge.

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