Title: Medical Ethics and Law: The Core Curriculum Co: 2008 Ed: 2
ISBN: 9780443103377 Author: Tony Hope, Julian Savulescu, Judith Hendrick Publisher: Elsevier
Contents 145536
Part 1: Ethical and legal background: Reasoning about ethics. Ethics and legal background. Three core concepts in medical
ethics - best interests, autonomy and rights. An introduction to law. Doctors, patients and professions.
Part 2. Specific topics. Consent. Confidentiality. Genetics. Reproductive medicine. Children. Mental disorder. End of life.
Resource allocation. Research. Disease, disability and human enhancement.
Useful web resources in medical ethics and law.