Author : J.K. Mason
ISBN : 0407009965
The opportunity has been taken to bring the law fully up to date, and the book now includes tables of statutes and cases. The chapters covering comparative medico – legal systems, transplantation, industrial injury, marriage and pregnancy, and poisons law have been extensively rewritten. Current problems in medical jurisprudence, including brainstem death, surrogate motherhood, euthanasia, the Mental Health ( Amendment Act ), negligence and informed consent, are either introduced for the first time or discussed in greater detail.