Medical Law, Ethics, and Bioethics for Ambulatory Care
"The classic textbook, Medical Law, Ethics, and Bioethics for Ambulatory Care, has now been thoroughly updated to reflect the latest changes in health care. The ease of readability, the broad perspective of all views supported by case law, brief scenarios, and thought-provoking vignettes distinguish this book from other texts on the market. The book's approach enhances your critical-thinking skills by covering basic legal systems and ethical issues that help you make logical decisions and determine a personal ethical stance as a professional." "Major changes to the fourth edition include current trends and issues in managed care and health care reform are covered; brief scenarios are included; all legal issues are updated to reflect the latest decisions; all ethics chapters are revised to reflect the most current events; and an important chapter is added - Cultural Perspectives for Ambulatory Care."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
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