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MAKING DECISIONS ABOUT DECISION-MAKING: CONSCIENCE, REGULATION, AND THE LAW

José Miola.

in Medical Law Review

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law; Medical Ethics. 10411 words.

The exercise of conscience can have far reaching effects. Poor behaviour can be fatal, as it has occurred in various medical scandals over the years. This article takes a wide definition of...

Fiduciary Principles in Surrogate Decision-Making

Nina A. Kohn.

in The Oxford Handbook of Fiduciary Law

May 2019; p ublished online May 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Trusts Law; Medical and Healthcare Law. 7762 words.

This chapter examines the fiduciary principles governing surrogate decision-making. Surrogate decision-making relationships arise when one person is appointed to make decisions for another,...

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ONE SIZE FITS ALL? ON PATIENT AUTONOMY, MEDICAL DECISION-MAKING, AND THE IMPACT OF CULTURE

Roy Gilbar and José Miola.

in Medical Law Review

September 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 12939 words.

While both medical law and medical ethics have developed in a way that has sought to prioritise patient autonomy, it is less clear whether it has done so in a way that enhances the...

Decision-making capacity

MJ Gunn, JG Wong, ICH Clare and AJ Holland.

in Medical Law Review

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 0 words.

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WHAT ARE ‘BEST INTERESTS’? A CRITICAL EVALUATION OF ‘BEST INTERESTS’ DECISION-MAKING IN CLINICAL PRACTICE

Helen J. Taylor.

in Medical Law Review

June 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law; Medical Ethics. 15802 words.

Obtaining the patient's consent is usually a prerequisite of any clinical intervention. However, some cognitively impaired patients may not be able to give valid consent. Following years of...

ADVANCE DIRECTIVES, FUTURE SELVES AND DECISION-MAKING

Alasdair R. Maclean.

in Medical Law Review

January 2006; p ublished online August 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 12949 words.

WHAT ROLE SHOULD PUBLIC OPINION PLAY IN ETHICO-LEGAL DECISION MAKING? THE EXAMPLE OF SELECTING SEX FOR NON-MEDICAL REASONS USING PREIMPLANTATION GENETIC DIAGNOSIS

Sara Fovargue and Rebecca Bennett.

in Medical Law Review

March 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law; Medical Ethics. 12823 words.

In this article, we consider the prohibition on the use of preimplantation genetic diagnosis to select an embryo on the basis of its sex for non-medical reasons. We use this as a case study...

ADVANCE DIRECTIVES AND THE ROCKY WATERS OF ANTICIPATORY DECISION-MAKING

Alasdair R. Maclean.

in Medical Law Review

January 2008; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 9517 words.

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SELECTIVE TREATMENT OF IRREVERSIBLY IMPAIRED INFANTS: DECISION-MAKING AT THE THRESHOLD

Anne Morris.

in Medical Law Review

January 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 13185 words.

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A Holistic Approach to Clinical and Research Decision-Making: Lessons from the UK Organ-Retention Scandals

Doug Morrison.

in Medical Law Review

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 0 words.

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REVISITING ADVANCE DECISION MAKING UNDER THE MENTAL CAPACITY ACT 2005: A TALE OF MIXED MESSAGES

Rob Heywood.

in Medical Law Review

March 2015; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law; Medical Ethics. 12041 words.

Whilst most of the existing literature relating to advance decisions has focused on philosophical questions, this article reflects on the significant legal developments that have occurred...

PARENTS AND MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS: CONFLICT, COOPERATION, AND BEST INTERESTS

Rob Heywood.

in Medical Law Review

March 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 7168 words.

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This paper seeks to engage with the ideas expressed by Professor Brazier in her commentary on the Charlotte Wyatt case and to develop contemporary...

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The Neuroscience of Cruelty as Brain Damage: Legal Framings of Capacity and Ethical Issues in the Neurorehabilitation of Motor Neurone Disease and Behavioural Variant Frontotemporal Dementia

Robin Mackenzie and Mohamed Sakel.

in Law and Neuroscience

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 12335 words.

This chapter explores some ethical and legal issues arising from the impact of the neuroscience of decision-making and emotion on end-of-life decisions of patients with certain...

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END-OF-LIFE DECISIONS IN DUTCH NEONATOLOGY

Sofia Moratti.

in Medical Law Review

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 10217 words.

This contribution describes the regulation of end-of-life decisions in neonatology in the Netherlands. An account is given of the process of formulating rules, which includes a report by...

TRACEY AND RESPECT FOR AUTONOMY: WILL THE PROMISE BE DELIVERED?

Jo Samanta.

in Medical Law Review

September 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 4683 words.

The central issue of the Court of Appeal decision in R (Tracey) v Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust & Ors [2014] EWCA Civ 822 concerned whether competent adults should be...

Health Resources and Dilemmas in Treatment

G. T. Laurie, S. H. E. Harmon and G. Porter.

in Mason & McCall Smith’s Law & Medical Ethics

April 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 17305 words.

This chapter discusses ethical and legal aspects of the global distribution of medical resources; the allocation of national resources; and medical treatment of the individual. It argues...

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FAMILY INVOLVEMENT, INDEPENDENCE, AND PATIENT AUTONOMY IN PRACTICE

Roy Gilbar.

in Medical Law Review

January 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 16779 words.

The legal debate about patient autonomy focuses mainly on mental capacity and provision of information. The influence of the family on the decisions of the competent adult patient has...

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The Contributions of Science and Politics to Global Food Safety Law

Erik Millstone.

in Law and Global Health

May 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 13868 words.

This chapter examines the regulation of food safety. It addresses four main questions: How have the national and international food safety legislative and regulatory regimes developed, and...

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Priority Setting, Patients' Rights, and Judicial Review

CHRISTOPHER NEWDICK.

in Who Should We Treat?

January 2005; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 18872 words.

This chapter discusses the use of several frameworks by health authorities. It examines the practical responses of health authority decision-makers to the financial pressures imposed upon...

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Law and Bioethics: Constructing the Inter-Discipline

Michael Freeman.

in Law and Bioethics

October 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical and Healthcare Law. 5375 words.

This chapter begins with a discussion of the roots of ethical thinking about medical decision-making. It then considers bioethical disputes and the value of law of bioethicists. It argues...

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