The Resource Law, ethics and compromise at the limits of life : to treat or not to treat?, Richard Huxtable

Law, ethics and compromise at the limits of life : to treat or not to treat?, Richard Huxtable

Label
Law, ethics and compromise at the limits of life : to treat or not to treat?
Title
Law, ethics and compromise at the limits of life
Title remainder
to treat or not to treat?
Statement of responsibility
Richard Huxtable
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work focuses upon decisions to withhold or withdraw life-supporting treatment from incompetent patients. It offers a critical examination of the latest developments with a view to developing a new framework for resolving disputes in the clinic that is not only theoretically robust but also practically relevant
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Huxtable, Richard
Index
index present
LC call number
KD3410.E88
LC item number
H89 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 J-014
  • WB 33 FA1
Series statement
Biomedical law and ethics library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminal care
  • Terminal Care
  • Life Support Care
  • Life Support Care
  • Resuscitation
  • Terminal Care
  • Terminal care
  • England
Label
Law, ethics and compromise at the limits of life : to treat or not to treat?, Richard Huxtable
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Judging law and ethics at the limits of life -- Law at the limits of life : children, welfare and best interests -- Law at the limits of life : adults, incapacity and precedent autonomy -- The limits of law at the limits of life : to treat or not to treat? -- Calculating the value of life at the limits of life -- A case for compromise at the limits of life -- Crafting compromise: courts or clinical ethics committees? -- Committees, courts and compromise at the limits at the life
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 207 pages
Isbn
9780415492799
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012008492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)782251839
  • (OCoLC)ocn782251839
Label
Law, ethics and compromise at the limits of life : to treat or not to treat?, Richard Huxtable
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Judging law and ethics at the limits of life -- Law at the limits of life : children, welfare and best interests -- Law at the limits of life : adults, incapacity and precedent autonomy -- The limits of law at the limits of life : to treat or not to treat? -- Calculating the value of life at the limits of life -- A case for compromise at the limits of life -- Crafting compromise: courts or clinical ethics committees? -- Committees, courts and compromise at the limits at the life
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 207 pages
Isbn
9780415492799
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012008492
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)782251839
  • (OCoLC)ocn782251839

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