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Managing safety, quality and risk
A large number of patients are unintentionally harmed by adverse events in health care environments and a range of policy initiatives have been developed to manage clinical risk. This chapter provides an overview of these ...
Patient Safety in secondary care.
Patient safety is a major challenge for the acute care sector. This chapter considers recent public policy initiatives designed to enhance safety such as the NRLS, PALS, clinical governance, and risk management strategies ...
The Corporate Manslaughter Act 2007 - a catalyst for patient safety?
(Eclipse Group Ltd, 2007)
Exploring cultural values that underpin the ethical and legal framework of end-of-life care: a focus group study of South Asians
(Paris Legal, 2013)
The central tenets of the legal and ethical framework that govern end-of-life care are dignity, equality, freedom of religion and respect for self-determined choice. These are variously protected by common law, statute ...
Supporting Controlled Non-Heart-Beating Donation An Ethical Justification
(Cambridge University Press, 2013)
End of Life decisions: Law, Faith and Belief