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Law and ethics in children's nursing / Judith Hendrick.

By: Hendrick, Judith.
Contributor(s): Wiley InterScience (Online service).
Material type: TextTextSeries: Wiley Online Library.Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781444320428; 1444320424; 9781444320435 (electronic bk.); 1444320432 (electronic bk.); 140516106X (pbk. : alk. paper); 9781405161060 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Pediatric nursing -- Law and legislation -- England | Pediatric nursing -- Great Britain -- EthicsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Law and ethics in children's nursing.DDC classification: 174.2/9892 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Front Matter -- An Introduction to Law and Ethics -- Childhood, Children's Rights and Welfare -- Responsibility, Accountability and Negligence -- Autonomy and Consent -- Confidentiality, Medical Records and Data Protection -- Justice and Access to Health Care -- Young People and Sexuality -- Birth and its Regulation -- Research, Organ Donation and Tissue Transplantation -- Mental Health -- Child Protection -- Death, Dying and the Incurably Ill Child -- Index.
An introduction to law and ethics -- Childhood, children's rights, and welfare -- Responsibility, accountability, and negligence -- Autonomy and consent -- Confidentiality, medical records, and data protection -- Justice and access to healthcare -- Young people and sexuality -- Birth and its regulation -- Research, organ donation, and tissue transplantation -- Mental health -- Child protection -- Death, dying, and the incurably ill child.
Summary: An important and practical guide on the legal and ethical aspects of child health care that enables nurses to understand the legal and ethical principles that underpin everyday nursing practice, and explores the way in which legal and ethical aspects of children's nursing differs from those of adults.
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Front Matter -- An Introduction to Law and Ethics -- Childhood, Children's Rights and Welfare -- Responsibility, Accountability and Negligence -- Autonomy and Consent -- Confidentiality, Medical Records and Data Protection -- Justice and Access to Health Care -- Young People and Sexuality -- Birth and its Regulation -- Research, Organ Donation and Tissue Transplantation -- Mental Health -- Child Protection -- Death, Dying and the Incurably Ill Child -- Index.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

An introduction to law and ethics -- Childhood, children's rights, and welfare -- Responsibility, accountability, and negligence -- Autonomy and consent -- Confidentiality, medical records, and data protection -- Justice and access to healthcare -- Young people and sexuality -- Birth and its regulation -- Research, organ donation, and tissue transplantation -- Mental health -- Child protection -- Death, dying, and the incurably ill child.

An important and practical guide on the legal and ethical aspects of child health care that enables nurses to understand the legal and ethical principles that underpin everyday nursing practice, and explores the way in which legal and ethical aspects of children's nursing differs from those of adults.

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Judith Hendrick is a Solicitor and a Senior Lecturer in Law at Oxford Brookes University. Her previous publications include 'Child Care Law for Health Care Professionals', 'Legal Aspects of Child Health Care', and 'Law & Ethics: Foundations in Nursing and Health Care'.

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