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Lewis and Buchan's Clinical Negligence: A Practical Guide 7th ed isbn 9781847666734

Clinical Negligence: A Practical Guide 6th ed

ISBN13: 9781845922375
ISBN: 1845922379
New Edition ISBN: 9781847666734
Previous Edition ISBN: 0406902836
Published: February 2006
Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

Written in a clear and concise style, this new 6th edition of this popular and highly respected title has been fully updated to take account of the various important developments in legislation and case law that have occurred since the previous edition. Practical and accessible, it provides practitioners with a structured background to the law. This information is supported by numerous case illustrations, plus a large amount of highly valuable practical guidance on procedure. It is a 'must-have' title for all practitioners specialising in this complex area of the law.

Medical Law, Personal Injury Law
Introduction.The changes. Funding. The structure of the National Health Service. The initial complaint. The inquest. The medical records. Experts. Issue of proceedings. Striking out. Between issue and trial. Costs issues. The duty of care in the medical context. The standard of care. Loss/injury: damage and causation. Loss/injury: foreseeability and remoteness. Loss/injury: economic loss. Who to sue. The proof of negligence. Consent. The failed sterilisation and similar mishaps. The Congential Disabilities Act 1976. Limitation. Human rights. Strict liability