ISBN 9781841101705,Medicolegal Essentials In Healthcare

Medicolegal Essentials In Healthcare


Ian Wall



Greenwich Medical Media

Publication Year 2004

ISBN 9781841101705

ISBN-10 1841101702

Paper Back

Number of Pages 256 Pages
Language (English)

Allied Health

Medicolegal Essentials in Healthcare provides a concise overview of the most clinically relevant medicolegal issues for healthcare groups in England and Wales, and is a valuable resource for medical, dental and nursing students in training as well as being a useful quick reference for practitioners in these fields. Each chapter is written by a leading expert on the subject, and as such provides up-to-date, concise, and comprehensive coverage, identifying key areas of controversy and enabling readers to put contemporary medicolegal issues into their appropriate clinical context. Key features include:
Focuses on issues of immediate relevance to healthcare professionals
Chapters written by leading experts in the field
A knowledge of medicolegal issues is of increasing importance to all healthcare professionals, as society generally becomes more litigious, and practitioners face the threat of legal claims against them