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Central Policy and Local Independence: Integration, Health Centres and the NHS in Scotland 1948–1990

Marguerite Dupree

in Medicine, Law and Public Policy in Scotland: c. 1850-1990

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781845861162
eISBN:
9781474406222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861162.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter emphasises the importance of a local and regional perspective in examining the emergence and early history of the National Health Service (NHS) in Britain. Focusing on health centres in ... More


The NHS in Private Hands? Regulating Private Providers of NHS Services

Christopher Newdick

in Law and Medicine: Current Legal Issues Volume 3

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299189
eISBN:
9780191685644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299189.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Medical Law

The boundary that has traditionally separated public and private law is being eroded. At least in part this is because governments all over the western world have sought the assistance of private, ... More


Health Care Information Technology and Provider Accountability: A Symbiotic Relationship

Frances H. Miller

in Law and Medicine: Current Legal Issues Volume 3

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299189
eISBN:
9780191685644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299189.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Medical Law

This chapter first briefly describes the increasing connection between information technology and accountability in the health sector. It then reviews recent legal proceedings in Britain, the USA, ... More


Legal and Regulatory Barriers to Telemedicine in the United States: Public and Private Approaches toward Health Care Reform *

Deth Sao, Amar Gupta, and David A. Gantz

in The Globalization of Health Care: Legal and Ethical Issues

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917907
eISBN:
9780199332878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917907.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter describes how the existing state legal and regulatory regimes inhibit the full realization of the benefits of telemedicine in the United States. The chapter also concentrates on a ... More


Viagra is Coming! the Rhetoric of Choice and Need

Hazel Biggs and Robin Mackenzie

in Law and Medicine: Current Legal Issues Volume 3

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299189
eISBN:
9780191685644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299189.003.0021
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Medical Law

The rhetoric of choice and need is well established where the allocation of scarce resources is in question. In England, where the National Health Service (NHS) system purports to offer free health ... More


Patient Mortality in Medical Tourism: Examining News Media Reports of Deaths Following Travel for Cosmetic Surgery or for Bariatric Surgery

Leigh Turner

in The Globalization of Health Care: Legal and Ethical Issues

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917907
eISBN:
9780199332878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917907.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter describes twenty-seven reported cases of medical tourists who died during or shortly after undergoing cosmetic surgery or bariatric surgery abroad since 1993. It limits the analysis to ... More


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