The Resource The legitimacy of medical treatment : what role for the medical exception, edited by Sara Fovargue and Alexandra Mullock

The legitimacy of medical treatment : what role for the medical exception, edited by Sara Fovargue and Alexandra Mullock

Label
The legitimacy of medical treatment : what role for the medical exception
Title
The legitimacy of medical treatment
Title remainder
what role for the medical exception
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sara Fovargue and Alexandra Mullock
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Whenever the legitimacy of a new or ethically contentious medical intervention is considered, a range of influences will determine whether the treatment becomes accepted as lawful medical treatment. The development and introduction of abortion, organ donation, gender reassignment, and non-therapeutic cosmetic surgery have, for example, all raised ethical, legal, and clinical issues. This book examines the various factors that legitimatise a medical procedure.Bringing together a range of internationally and nationally recognised academics from law, philosophy, medicine, health, economics, and s
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
344.4104/1
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
KD3395
LC item number
.L44 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fovargue, Sara
  • Mullock, Alexandra
Series statement
Biomedical Law and Ethics Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical laws and legislation
  • Legal ethics
  • Medical jurisprudence
Label
The legitimacy of medical treatment : what role for the medical exception, edited by Sara Fovargue and Alexandra Mullock
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on contributors; 1 Introduction; 2 Transforming wrong into right: What is 'proper medical treatment'?; 3 What do we mean by 'proper' medical treatment?; 4 Papist potions and electric sex: A historical perspective on 'proper medical treatment'; 5 Moralising medicine: 'Proper medical treatment' and the role of ethics and law in medical decision-making; 6 Family perspectives on 'proper medical treatment' for people in prolonged vegetative and minimally conscious states
  • 7 The medical exception and cosmetic surgery: Culpable doctors and harmful enhancement?8 Locating lawful abortion on the spectrum of 'proper medical treatment'; 9 Death on demand: 'Proper medical treatment'?; 10 Doctors' orders? Analysing appropriate medical treatment in mental health law; 11 The economics of 'proper medical treatment'; 12 Rationing, resource allocation, and appropriate medical treatment; 13 Comments and reflections on 'proper medical treatment': a case for coherent inconsistency; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (274 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317591726
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)2146205
  • (SSID)ssj0001530906
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12564806
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001530906
  • (PQKBWorkID)11532212
  • (PQKB)11077231
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4018007
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3570236
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000461724
Label
The legitimacy of medical treatment : what role for the medical exception, edited by Sara Fovargue and Alexandra Mullock
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on contributors; 1 Introduction; 2 Transforming wrong into right: What is 'proper medical treatment'?; 3 What do we mean by 'proper' medical treatment?; 4 Papist potions and electric sex: A historical perspective on 'proper medical treatment'; 5 Moralising medicine: 'Proper medical treatment' and the role of ethics and law in medical decision-making; 6 Family perspectives on 'proper medical treatment' for people in prolonged vegetative and minimally conscious states
  • 7 The medical exception and cosmetic surgery: Culpable doctors and harmful enhancement?8 Locating lawful abortion on the spectrum of 'proper medical treatment'; 9 Death on demand: 'Proper medical treatment'?; 10 Doctors' orders? Analysing appropriate medical treatment in mental health law; 11 The economics of 'proper medical treatment'; 12 Rationing, resource allocation, and appropriate medical treatment; 13 Comments and reflections on 'proper medical treatment': a case for coherent inconsistency; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (274 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317591726
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)2146205
  • (SSID)ssj0001530906
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12564806
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001530906
  • (PQKBWorkID)11532212
  • (PQKB)11077231
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4018007
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3570236
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000461724

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