Books Price Comparison (Including Amazon) - Guaranteed Lowest Prices on Books


Medical Law and Ethics (4th Edition)

Medical Law and Ethics (4th Edition)
Author: Bonnie F. Fremgen
ISBN 13: 9780132559225
ISBN 10: 132559226
Edition: 4
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2011-01-08
Format: Paperback
Pages: 400
List Price: $94.40

This bestseller presents a wealth of timely information on the legal and ethical principles in healthcare. Noted for its straightforward style in which it acquaints readers with essential information, the book examines topics such as the patient/physician relationship, professional liability, medical malpractice prevention, the medical record, confidentiality, bioethical issues, and HIPAA. Completely revised in a new 3rd edition, this overview of medical law and ethics is written in straightforward language for non-lawyer healthcare professionals. It is designed to help them better understand their ethical obligation to themselves, their patients, and their employer. Features of the new edition include: full-color images illustrate concepts and provide a dynamic reader experience; integrated case studies illustrate real-world examples of legal issues and principles in actual medical settings; and actual legal citations are highlighted throughout the text to assist with in-depth research.