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Patients' rights, law and ethics for nurses : a practical guide / Paul Buka.

By: Buka, Paul [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Medicine Net Base eBooks.Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, [2008]Copyright date: �2008Description: 1 online resource : text file, PDF.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781444112986 (ebook : PDF).Subject(s): Patients -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Patients -- Civil rights -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Nursing ethics | Medical ethics | Nursing -- Law and legislationAdditional physical formats: Print version:: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook. Also available in print format.
Contents:
1. Aspects of law and human rights -- 2. Ethics and patients' rights -- 3. The clinical environment and patients' rights -- 4. Children's rights : the beginning of life to the age of majority -- 5. Informed consent to treatment -- 6. The older person and abuse -- 7. Diversity and equality : anti-discriminatory practice -- 8. Theft, fraud and deception : patients' property -- 9. End of life decisions : a matter of choice -- 10. Human rights and patient care.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Aspects of law and human rights -- 2. Ethics and patients' rights -- 3. The clinical environment and patients' rights -- 4. Children's rights : the beginning of life to the age of majority -- 5. Informed consent to treatment -- 6. The older person and abuse -- 7. Diversity and equality : anti-discriminatory practice -- 8. Theft, fraud and deception : patients' property -- 9. End of life decisions : a matter of choice -- 10. Human rights and patient care.

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Paul Buka, RN, HNC, FETC, LLB(Hons), PGCE, MSc, MIHM is Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Health and Human Sciences, Thames Valley University, London, UK. He has a background in law, having specialized in healthcare law and in criminal justice. He has also taught law and law & ethics at various levels for several years. He has previously published in the area of law and ethics.

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