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Patients' rights, law and ethics for nurses (Second edition)

By: Buka, Paul (University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom)

1482217392 / 9781482217391
Out of print
20 cm xxii, 229 pages : illustrations (black and white)
Tertiary Education (US: College)  Learn More
Previous edition: London: Hodder Arnold, 2008.

The second edition of this acclaimed text integrates health care law and ethics in relation to patients' rights and in the context of everyday nursing and health care practice. Focusing on principles of law and including clear outlines of the essential legal precedent, the author lays a solid foundation for understanding the intersection of law, ethics and the rights of the patient.

Comprehensive yet pocket-sized, this is essential reading for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals. Provides a clear understanding not only of basic legal provisions in health care, but also of wider issues relating to human rightsCovers topics such as ethical decision making, confidentiality, laws concerning older people, fraud and abuse, and employment regulationsUses an easy-to-read style that conveys key principles in an accessible wayIncludes thinking points, case studies and relevant case law to help link theory to practice


1DBK United Kingdom, Great Britain, LAY Law as it applies to other professions, LNT Social law, MBDC Medical ethics & professional conduct, MQC Nursing

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