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The Resource Childbirth and the law, John Seymour ; with a foreword by Lynn Smith

Childbirth and the law, John Seymour ; with a foreword by Lynn Smith

Label
Childbirth and the law
Title
Childbirth and the law
Statement of responsibility
John Seymour ; with a foreword by Lynn Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title examines English, US, Canadian and Australian law as it applies to: the foetus; the pregnant woman; the doctor or midwife who provides care; the law's attempts to protect the foetus; and the liability of obstetricians and midwives
Member of
Cataloging source
ILI
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Oxford Scholarship Online
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Seymour, John
Index
index present
LC call number
K4366
LC item number
.S47 2000 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Obstetrics
  • Fetus
  • Pregnant women
  • Obstetricians
  • Childbirth
  • Childbirth
  • Fetus
  • Obstetricians
  • Obstetrics
  • Pregnant women
Label
Childbirth and the law, John Seymour ; with a foreword by Lynn Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Negligent failure to provide appropriate information in obstetrics and midwifery
  • 6.
  • Other actions in obstetrics and midwifery
  • 7. The
  • Assessment of damages
  • pt. II :
  • Assessing the impact of the law
  • 8. The
  • Legal status of the fetus
  • 1. Introduction -- pt. I : The
  • 9. A
  • Question of autonomy?
  • 10.
  • Applying the law of negligence
  • 11.
  • After birth : maternal liability for antenatal conduct?
  • 12. The
  • Duty of care in obstetrics and midwifery
  • 13. The
  • Reality of negligence actions and the need for reform
  • Current law
  • 14. Conclusion : the role of the law
  • 2.
  • Legal intervention when a fetus is threatened or harmed
  • 3.
  • Elements of a negligence action in obstetrics and midwifery
  • 4.
  • Negligent treatment in obstetrics and midwifery
Control code
785898527
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 391 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191682759
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785898527
Label
Childbirth and the law, John Seymour ; with a foreword by Lynn Smith
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Negligent failure to provide appropriate information in obstetrics and midwifery
  • 6.
  • Other actions in obstetrics and midwifery
  • 7. The
  • Assessment of damages
  • pt. II :
  • Assessing the impact of the law
  • 8. The
  • Legal status of the fetus
  • 1. Introduction -- pt. I : The
  • 9. A
  • Question of autonomy?
  • 10.
  • Applying the law of negligence
  • 11.
  • After birth : maternal liability for antenatal conduct?
  • 12. The
  • Duty of care in obstetrics and midwifery
  • 13. The
  • Reality of negligence actions and the need for reform
  • Current law
  • 14. Conclusion : the role of the law
  • 2.
  • Legal intervention when a fetus is threatened or harmed
  • 3.
  • Elements of a negligence action in obstetrics and midwifery
  • 4.
  • Negligent treatment in obstetrics and midwifery
Control code
785898527
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 391 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191682759
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785898527

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