Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 May 2018

680 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198810605

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Medical Law and Ethics

Seventh Edition

Jonathan Herring

  • A concise text providing discussion of the law and an overview of the ethical perspectives, ensuring that readers are able to fully understand the law and its context
  • Jonathan Herring's lively and captivating writing style brings this highly topical aspect of law to life, while remaining closely tailored to course requirements, ensuring that this book is the perfect study companion
  • Carefully created features throughout the text draw attention to the many diverging opinions in medical law, including religious, feminist, and European perspectives to ensure that readers develop a fully rounded appreciation of the complexities of the subject
  • As the most regularly updated medical law text, you can be confident that the book takes account of the most recent developments in this extremely fast moving subject area

New to this Edition:

  • Thoroughly updated to cover all the latest developments including important case law on mental capacity and euthanasia, including the Charlie Gard litigation, the decision of the Supreme Court in Montgomery, and the Court of Appeal in Conway. This new edition also includes coverage of the new Codes of Practice issued by the Human Tissue Authority.

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