Patients' Rights

Patients' Rights

by Corinne J. Naden

Hardcover(Library Binding)


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761425762
Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing
Publication date: 09/28/2007
Series: Open for Debate Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.02(w) x 8.83(h) x 0.61(d)
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword     7
Who Has the Right to Die?     10
Physician-Assisted Suicide     26
When Rights Conflict     35
A Patient's Lack of Choice     52
In the Hospital, Nursing Home, and Doctor's Office     65
The Abortion Debate and Stem Cell Research     84
The Rights of Parents and Their Children     97
Is Managed Care Manageable?     109
Epilogue: Navigating the Medical System     120
Notes     125
Further Information     129
Bibliography     130
Index     136

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