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Published: 23 May 2017

1,328 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198732518

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A new practitioner law publication

Principles of Medical Law

Fourth Edition

Edited by Judith Laing and Jean McHale

  • A leading authority, providing an in-depth analysis of the whole spectrum of issues relating to medical law and ethics
  • Provides an accessible account of common law and statutory provisions governing healthcare provision in England and Wales, setting the law in context and critiquing its application
  • Written by a team of leading academics and expert practitioners, who offer a balanced, trustworthy, and practical perspective
  • Cited in the Supreme Court in Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust v James and Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board
  • Clear layout, extensive referencing, and careful indexing make this an indispensible research tool for practitioners and academics alike

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