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Medical Law & Legislation

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  • How to Change Your Mind

    The New Science of Psychedelics

    **The No.1 New York Times Bestseller'Reminds us that the mind is the greatest mystery in the universe' Yuval Noah Harari, Guardian, Books of the Year**Could psychedelic drugs change our worldview? One of America's most admired writers takes us on a mind-altering journey to the frontiers of human consciousnessWhen LSD was first discovered in the 1940s, it seemed to researchers, scientists and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • One Night With A Billionaire: Billionaire Boys Club 6

    by Jessica Clare ...
    series Billionaire Boys Club
    Fans of J.S. Scott, Louise Bay and Melody Anne - prepare to be dazzled by Jessica Clare's Billionaire Boys Club.The Billionaire Boys Club is a secret society of six incredibly wealthy men who have vowed success in business - at any cost. But success when it comes to love is a different matter...Kylie may be a makeup artist to the stars, but she knows what it feels like to be overshadowed. ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • Health Law

    Frameworks and Context

    Drawing upon a range of disciplinary perspectives, Health Law: Frameworks and Context adopts a theoretically informed and principles-based approach to examining health law. Appealing to students and academic scholars alike, the text moves beyond traditional medical law frameworks to provide a broader contextual understanding of the way in which law intersects with health. A clear and accessible ... Read more

    $97.23 AUD

  • The Psychiatric Report

    Principles and Practice of Forensic Writing

    The written report is central to the practice of psychiatry in legal settings. It is required of mental health professionals acting as expert witnesses in criminal cases, civil litigation situations, child custody proceedings and risk assessments. This book provides a theoretical background to psychiatric writing for the law and a practical guide to the preparation of the report. The first section ... Read more

    $58.95 AUD

  • America's Bitter Pill

    Money, Politics, Backroom Deals, and the Fight to Fix Our Broken Healthcare System

    by Steven Brill ...
    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK • “A tour de force . . . a comprehensive and suitably furious guide to the political landscape of American healthcare . . . persuasive, shocking.”—The New York TimesAmerica’s Bitter Pill is Steven Brill’s acclaimed book on how the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, was written, how it is being implemented, and, most important, how it is ... Read more

    $19.35 AUD

  • Vaccines, Autoimmunity, and the Changing Nature of Childhood Illness

    One doctor’s surprising answer to the epidemic of chronic disease and essential reading for everyone concerned with the health of the next generation"Dr. Cowan intelligently educates us on the complicated and beautiful workings of our immune system [and] charts the clear, concise path to healing, offering a better, healthier life for us, our children, and the planet."—Lindy Woodard, MD, Pediatric ... Read more

    $28.48 AUD

  • How to End the Autism Epidemic

    by J.B. Handley ...
    In How to End the Autism Epidemic, Generation Rescue’s co-founder J.B. Handley offers a compelling, science-based explanation of what’s causing the autism epidemic, the lies that enable its perpetuation, and the steps we must take as parents and as a society in order to end it.While many parents have heard the rhetoric that vaccines are safe and effective and that the science is settled about the ... Read more

    $22.76 AUD

  • The Law Machine

    The authors explain and discuss how the justice system evolved, the way it operates - including vivid descriptions of the trial process - and how lawyers work. Revised and updated throughout for this fifth edition, THE LAW MACHINE surveys recent developments in the workings of justice and the outlook for the future. 'Refreshingly free of the patronizing attitude and the humbug with which other ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Who Says You're Dead?

    Medical & Ethical Dilemmas for the Curious & Concerned

    “An original, compelling, and provocative exploration of ethical issues in our society, with thoughtful and balanced commentary. I have not seen anything like it.” —Alan Lightman, author of Einstein’s DreamsDrawing upon the author’s two decades teaching medical ethics, as well as his work as a practicing psychiatrist, this profound and addictive little book offers up challenging ethical dilemmas ... Read more

    $23.75 AUD

  • Debating Euthanasia

    series Debating Law
    In this new addition to the 'Debating Law' series, Emily Jackson and John Keown re-examine the legal and ethical aspects of the euthanasia debate.Emily Jackson argues that we owe it to everyone in society to do all that we can to ensure that they experience a 'good death'. For a small minority of patients who experience intolerable and unrelievable suffering, this may mean helping them to have an ... Read more

    $38.16 AUD

  • Caring and the Law

    'Caring and the Law' considers the law's response to caring. It explores how care is valued and recognised, how it is regulated and restricted and how the values of caring are reflected in the law. It does this by examining the law's interaction with caring in a wide range of fields including family, medical, welfare, criminal and tort law. At the heart of the book is the claim that the law has ... Read more

    $62.36 AUD

  • The Right to Health at the Public/Private Divide

    A Global Comparative Study

    Through a comparative global study of countries from all continents representing a diversity of health, legal, political, and economic systems, this book explores the role of health rights in advancing greater equality through access to health care. Does health care promote equality, or does it in fact advance the opposite result? Does inserting the idea of 'the right to health' into health ... Read more

    $33.65 AUD

  • Islamic Perspectives On The Principles Of Biomedical Ethics

    series Intercultural Dialogue In Bioethics #1
    Islamic Perspectives on the Principles of Biomedical Ethics presents results from a pioneering seminar in 2013 between Muslim religious scholars, biomedical scientists, and Western bioethicists at the research Center for Islamic Legislation & Ethics, Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies. By examining principle-based bioethics, the contributors to this volume addressed a number of key issues related to ... Read more


  • Patients with Passports

    Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics

    Can your employer require you to travel to India for a hip replacement as a condition of insurance coverage? If injury results, can you sue the doctor, hospital or insurer for medical malpractice in the country where you live? Can a country prohibit its citizens from helping a relative travel to Switzerland for assisted suicide? What about travel for abortion? In Patients with Passports, I. Glenn ... Read more

    $68.08 AUD

  • Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health

    series Oxford Medical Handbooks
    Fully revised for this second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health provides a concise practice-based guide. Bringing together the latest legislation and guidance with current practice in the field, this is your authoritative guide to assessing and managing health risks in the workplace. Consisting of twelve sections covering the full breadth of practice, the Handbook includes ... Read more

    $51.36 AUD

  • Still Here

    A Wild Ride to Survival

    by Ian Nielsen ...
    Still Here is Ian’s story of the critical descent, delirium and then unacceptance that after four years of intense medical evaluation, ‘this was as good as it got’. This true story of taking on the challenge is reflected in his physical, medico-legal and mental struggles to not just survive but return to a useful life. This could have been a grim tale but told with truth and great wit, it is ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • Coroners' Recommendations and the Promise of Saved Lives

    This is the first empirical law book to investigate coroners’ recommendations, and the extent of their impact and implementation. Based on an extensive study, the book analyses over 2000 New Zealand Coroners’ recommendations and includes more than 100 interviews and over 40 surveys, as well as Coroner’s Court findings and litigation from Canada, England, Ireland, Australia and Scotland. This ... Read more

    $51.36 AUD

  • Modern Prometheus

    Editing the Human Genome with Crispr-Cas9

    by James Kozubek ...
    Would you change your genes if you could? As we confront the 'industrial revolution of the genome', the recent discoveries of Crispr-Cas9 technologies are offering, for the first time, cheap and effective methods for editing the human genome. This opens up startling new opportunities as well as significant ethical uncertainty. Tracing events across a fifty-year period, from the first gene splicing ... Read more

    $30.90 AUD

  • The Algernon Blackwood Collection

    Algernon Blackwood was an English broadcasting narrator, journalist, novelist and short story writer, and among the most prolific ghost story writers in the history of the genre. The literary critic S. T. Joshi stated, "His work is more consistently meritorious than any weird writer's except Dunsany's."The Algernon Blackwood Collection features:The CentaurJimbo: A FantasyThe Human ChordA Prisoner ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Growing a Medical Practice

    From frustration to a high performance business

    IS YOUR MEDICAL PRACTICE DUE FOR A BUSINESS MEDICAL?Have you started a medical business, but found that working harder isn’t growing the practice?Do you want to know what’s holding back your business?Have you always been the smartest person in the room, but somehow you just can’t seem to get on top of everything now that you are a practice owner?Many medical professionals feel like they’ve been ... Read more

    $17.59 AUD

  • Flawed Convictions

    "Shaken Baby Syndrome" and the Inertia of Injustice

    The emergence of Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) presents an object lesson in the dangers that lie at the intersection of science and criminal law. As often occurs in the context of scientific knowledge, understandings of SBS have evolved. We now know that the diagnostic triad alone does not prove beyond a reasonable doubt that an infant was abused, or that the last person with the baby was responsible ... Read more

    $32.11 AUD

  • Legal & Ethical Standards for Nurses, Fourth Edition

    To practice nursing effectively today requires a sound understanding of the legal system and the laws specifically affecting nurses. Legal and Ethical Standards for Nurses is filled with practical information, covering topics such as delegation, documentation, professional liability insurance, regulatory issues, advance directives and many others! While these are exciting and challenging times for ... Read more

    $11.76 AUD

  • Principles of Medical Law

    Principles of Medical Law is the leading practitioner text in its field. Now in its fourth edition, it provides a comprehensive and scholarly account of the common law and statutory provisions governing healthcare provision in England and Wales. It offers an authoritative and up-to-date account of medical law whilst also seeking to set the law in context and critique its application. The ... Read more

    $449.12 AUD

  • Whiplash - E-Book

    A Patient Centered Approach to Management

    Providing a balanced, evidence-based discussion of whiplash and its associated disorders, Whiplash: A Patient Centered Approach to Management compiles information from many sources into a single, definitive reference. It clearly delineates rationales and procedures, covering cervical spine anatomy, neurology, kinesiology, epidemiology, patient history and assessment, imaging, soft tissue injuries, ... Read more

    $105.15 AUD