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  • Briefcase on Medical Lawby Alasdair Maclean

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 56.00

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Unlocking Medical Law and Ethicsby Claudia Carr

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 51.95

    The Unlocking the Law series is designed specifically to make the law accessible. Each chapter opens with a list of aims and objectives, contains activities such as quick quizzes and self-test questions, key facts charts to consolidate your knowledge, diagrams to aid learning and numerous headings and sub-headings to make the subject manageable. Cases... more...

  • The International Legal Governance of the Human Genomeby Chamundeeswari Kuppuswamy

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95

    The human genome is a well known symbol of scientific and technological progress in the twenty-first century. However, concerns about the exacerbation of inequalities between the rich and the poor, the developing and the developed states, the healthy and the unhealthy are causing problems for the progress of scientific research. The international... more...

  • Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and the Lawby Evanson C. Kamau; Gerd Winter

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 48.95

    The need to regulate access to genetic resources and ensure a fair and equitable sharing of any resulting benefits was at the core of the development of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). The CBD established a series of principles and requirements around access and benefit sharing (ABS) in order to increase transparency and equity in the... more...

  • Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethicsby Yann Joly; Bartha Maria Knoppers

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 205.00

    This book explores the scope, application and role of medical law, regulatory norms and ethics, and addresses key challenges introduced by contemporary advances in biomedical research and healthcare. While mindful of national developments, the handbook supports a global perspective in its approach to medical law. Contributors include leading scholars... more...

  • Genetic Discriminationby Gerard Quinn; Aisling de Paor; Peter Blanck

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    As genetic technologies advance, genetic testing may well offer the prospect of detecting the onset of future disabilities. Some research also forwards that certain behavioural profiles may have a strong genetic basis, such as the determination to succeed, or the propensity for risk-taking. As this technology becomes more prevalent, there is a danger... more...

  • Menschenwürdig sterbenby Reiner Marquard

    Evangelische Verlagsanstalt 2014; US$ 19.70

    Dieses Buch greift in die aktuelle Debatte um die Forderung nach der Tötung auf Verlangen und des assistierten Suizids ein. Das Kennwort der Debatte lautet Selbstbestimmung. Der »Weihestatus« dieses Kennwortes scheint geradezu problemlos die Entsakralisierung beistehender Hilfeleistungen zum Sterben zu rechtfertigen. Wie könnte demgegenüber von einem... more...

  • Mental Health Legislation and Human Rightsby World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2003; US$ 18.00

    Mental health legislation is essential for protecting the rights of people with mental disorders, who comprise a vulnerable section of society. This module provides information to help guide the development of mental health legislation. The module begins by setting out the activities that are required before legislation is formulated. The content of... more...

  • Schutz genetischer, medizinischer und sozialer Daten als multidisziplinäre Aufgabeby Heribert M. Anzinger; Kay Hamacher; Stefan Katzenbeisser

    Springer 2013; US$ 59.95

    Fortschritte in der Medizin, in der Genomforschung und in der Informationstechnik stellen den Datenschutz vor ein Dilemma: Forschung und die Anwendung neuer Methoden setzen häufig voraus, dass personenbezogene Daten in großem Umfang zentral verfügbar, verteilbar und verknüpfbar sind. Gleichzeitig bergen zentrale Datensammlungen... more...

  • Handbuch Honorararztrechtby Stephan Porten

    Springer 2014; US$ 69.99

    Durfen Krankenhauser zukunftig auf angestellte Arzte weitgehend verzichten Darf der niedergelassene Arzt die Patienten seiner Praxis in das Krankenhaus lotsen, in dem er als Honorararzt operiert Welche Leistungen durfen Krankenhauser unter welchen Voraussetzungen mit Honorararzten erbringen und abrechnen ? Das sind nach wie vor offene Fragen, die in... more...