John Seymour's Childbirth and the Law PDF

By John Seymour

ISBN-10: 0198264682

ISBN-13: 9780198264682

Childbirth and the legislations examines features of English, usa, Canadian, and Australian legislation because it applies to the fetus, the pregnant lady, and the general practitioner or midwife who presents antenatal and perinatal care. an enormous a part of the e-book comprises a serious exam of the law's makes an attempt to guard the fetus, that's threatened by way of behavior corresponding to a felony attack, maternal drug-taking or parental refusal of clinical remedy. the rest of the paintings bargains with the quickly increasing and more and more complicated physique of legislations at the legal responsibility of obstetricians, normal practitioners, and midwives whilst negligent antenatal or perinatal care has been supplied. there are various occasions within which those overall healthiness care execs (or their staff) could be susceptible to pay damages. they are often sued if their negligence has harmed the mum, prompted the start of an injured, disabled, or stillborn baby, or has ended in the start of an undesirable baby. The booklet offers a complete assertion of the legislation on antenatal intervention to guard the fetus and at the obligations of these who take care of pregnant girls. through studying the character of the connection among a pregnant lady and her fetus, and the operation of kid safety and felony legislation and the legislation of negligence John Seymour explores questions about maternal autonomy, the rights of the lady and the fetus, and the position of the legislation in holding these rights and delivering repayment while whatever is going unsuitable.

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John Seymour. © Oxford University Press 2000. Published 2000 by Oxford University Press. Childbirth and the Law. John Seymour. © Oxford University Press 2000. Published 2000 by Oxford University Press.

Childbirth and the Law. John Seymour. © Oxford University Press 2000. Published 2000 by Oxford University Press. Childbirth and the Law. John Seymour. © Oxford University Press 2000. Published 2000 by Oxford University Press. Childbirth and the Law. John Seymour. © Oxford University Press 2000. Published 2000 by Oxford University Press.

Oxford University Press 2000. Published 2000 by Oxford University Press. Childbirth and the Law. John Seymour. © Oxford University Press 2000. Published 2000 by Oxford University Press.

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