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Childbirth and the law
Author:
Seymour, John ;
Year:
2000
Format:
Book
Call No:
KN 185 S 5
Publisher:
New York: Oxford University Press
Keywords:
1. Introduction -- 2. Legal intervention when a fetus is threatened or harmed -- 3. Elements of a negligence action in obstetrics and midwifery -- 4. Negligent treatment in obstetrics and midwifery -- 5. Negligent failure to provide appropriate information in obstetrics and midwifery -- 6. Other actions in in obstetrics and midwifery -- 7. The assessment of damages -- 8. The legal status of the fetus -- 9. A question of autonomy -- 10. Applying the law of negligence -- 11. After birth: maternal liability for antenatal conduct? -- 12. The duty of care in o in obstetrics and midwifery -- 13. The reality of negligence actions and the need for reform -- 14. Conclusion: the role of the law.
ISBN/ISSN:
0198264682
Notes:
Includes tables, index and glossaries
Item Availability
Item Availability
Result Year Copy Status Call No Date Due
1 2000 1 On Shelf KN 185 S 5 Available
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