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  • Menschenwürdig sterbenby Reiner Marquard

    Evangelische Verlagsanstalt 2014; US$ 20.59

    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...

  • Saviour Siblingsby Michelle Taylor-Sands

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    Genetic screening technologies involving pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) raise particular issues about selective reproduction and the welfare of the child to be born. How does selection impact on the identity of the child who is born? Are children who are selected for a particular purpose harmed or treated as commodities? How far should the... more...

  • 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...

  • Autonomy, Consent and the Lawby Sheila A.M. McLean

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 61.95

    Autonomy is often said to be the dominant ethical principle in modern bioethics, and it is also important in law. Respect for autonomy is said to underpin the law of consent, which is theoretically designed to protect the right of patients to make decisions based on their own values and for their own reasons. The notion that consent underpins beneficent... more...

  • Health Professionals and Trustby Mark Henaghan

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 57.95

    An ever increasing number of codes of conduct, disciplinary bodies, ethics committees and bureaucratic policies now prescribe how health professionals and health researchers relate to their patients. In this book, Mark Henaghan argues that the result of this trend towards heightened regulation has been to undermine the traditional dynamic of trust... 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...

  • Law's Cut on the Body of Human Rightsby Juliet Rogers

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    Scenes of violence and incisions into the flesh inform?the demand for law. The scene of little girls being held down in practices of female circumcision has been a defining and definitive image that demands the attention of human rights, and the intervention of law. But the investment in protecting women and little girls from such a cut is not all... 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...