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Medical Ethics and the Elderly, 4th Edition

Label
Medical Ethics and the Elderly, 4th Edition
Title
Medical Ethics and the Elderly, 4th Edition
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Fourth Edition of this bestselling, highly regarded book has been fully revised to incorporate changes in law and clinical guidance making a vital impact on patient management, encompassing: . The Equality Act 2010 which provides the right of older people to treatment without discrimination . Case law on withdrawing nutrition and hydration . Updated guidance on resuscitation from the Resuscitation Council (UK), the British Medical Association and the Royal College of Nursing . The redefining of good medical practice by the General Medical Council . The abolition of the Liverpool Care Pathw
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Rai, Gurchuran
Dewey number
174.20846
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Label
Medical Ethics and the Elderly, 4th Edition
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • chapter 5 Communication
  • Premila Fade
  • chapter 6 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Gurcharan S Rai
  • chapter 7 Mental capacity and best interests
  • Steven Luttrell
  • chapter 8 Testamentary capacity and the role of the physician
  • Gurcharan S Rai
  • chapter 9 Advance decisions/advance decisions to refuse treatment
  • Gurcharan S Rai
  • Chapter 1 Principles of medical ethics
  • chapter 10 Ethical issues in stroke management
  • Jonathan Birns
  • chapter 11 Ethics of driving assessment in dementia: care, competence and communication
  • chapter 12 Achieving a good death
  • Jim Eccles
  • chapter 13 Religious beliefs of patients and end- of- life decisions
  • Aza Abdulla
  • chapter 14 Ethical issues in dementia
  • Gurcharan S Rai
  • chapter 15 The lawful use of restraints
  • Kamilla K Porter
  • Gwen M Sayers
  • chapter 16 Quality of life in healthcare decisions
  • Ann Bowling
  • chapter 17 Ethical issues and expenditure on health and social care
  • Steven Luttrell
  • chapter 2 Confi dentiality
  • Catherine Harvey
  • chapter 3 Informed consent
  • Martin J Vernon
  • chapter 4 Decisions on life- sustaining therapy: nutrition and fl uid
  • Martin J Vernon
Control code
on1024244838
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed
Extent
1 online resource (223 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781910227275
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.1201/b20741
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1024244838
Label
Medical Ethics and the Elderly, 4th Edition
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • chapter 5 Communication
  • Premila Fade
  • chapter 6 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Gurcharan S Rai
  • chapter 7 Mental capacity and best interests
  • Steven Luttrell
  • chapter 8 Testamentary capacity and the role of the physician
  • Gurcharan S Rai
  • chapter 9 Advance decisions/advance decisions to refuse treatment
  • Gurcharan S Rai
  • Chapter 1 Principles of medical ethics
  • chapter 10 Ethical issues in stroke management
  • Jonathan Birns
  • chapter 11 Ethics of driving assessment in dementia: care, competence and communication
  • chapter 12 Achieving a good death
  • Jim Eccles
  • chapter 13 Religious beliefs of patients and end- of- life decisions
  • Aza Abdulla
  • chapter 14 Ethical issues in dementia
  • Gurcharan S Rai
  • chapter 15 The lawful use of restraints
  • Kamilla K Porter
  • Gwen M Sayers
  • chapter 16 Quality of life in healthcare decisions
  • Ann Bowling
  • chapter 17 Ethical issues and expenditure on health and social care
  • Steven Luttrell
  • chapter 2 Confi dentiality
  • Catherine Harvey
  • chapter 3 Informed consent
  • Martin J Vernon
  • chapter 4 Decisions on life- sustaining therapy: nutrition and fl uid
  • Martin J Vernon
Control code
on1024244838
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed
Extent
1 online resource (223 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781910227275
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.1201/b20741
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1024244838

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