Table of contents for Law and ethics / Judith Hendrick ; series editor, Lynne Wigens.

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Chapter 1   Law and ethics                                  1
Chapter 2   Structure and organisation of the National
Health Service                                23
Chapter 3   Caring in scarcity -justice and access to
health resources                              37
Chapter 4   Professional regulation                        56
Chapter 5   Responsibility, accountability and negligence  72
Chapter 6   Autonomy and consent to treatment              95
Chapter 7   Confidentiality and access to medical records  115
Chapter 8   Clinical research                             134
Chapter 9   Caring for the pregnant woman and the unborn  151
Chapter 10  Abortion, sterilisation and birth control     169
Chapter 11  Caring for people with mental health problems
and/or learning disabilities                 187
Chapter 12  Caring for children and young people         205
Chapter 13  Caring for older people                      221
Chapter 14  Death, dying and the incurably ill patient   239
Appendix A  Re T (1997)                                   264
Appendix B  Rapid Recap - answers                         279
Index                                                    284

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Nursing ethics, Medical ethics, Medical care Law and legislation Great Britain