ISBN-10:
1861347553
ISBN-13:
9781861347558
Pub. Date:
01/10/2007
Publisher:
Policy Press at the Univ of Bristol
Ethics: Contemporary Challenges in Health and Social Care

Ethics: Contemporary Challenges in Health and Social Care

by Audrey Leathard, Susan McLaren

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ISBN-13: 9781861347558
Publisher: Policy Press at the Univ of Bristol
Publication date: 01/10/2007
Edition description: 1ST
Pages: 314
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author


Audrey Leathard, Faculty of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University and Susan McLaren, Faculty of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Table of Contents


Introduction: Introduction ~ Susan McLaren and Audrey Leathard (editors)

Section one: Ethics: Research and provision in health and social care
Ethics and contemporary challenges in health and social care ~ Louise Terry
Ethical issues in health and social care research ~ Robert Stanley and Susan McLaren
Ethics: research governance for health and social care ~ Elaine Pierce
Ethics and primary health care ~ Charles Campion-Smith; Ethics and social care: political, organisational and inter-agency dimensions ~ Colin Whittington and Margaret Whittington
Ethics and interprofessional care ~ Audrey Leathard
Service users and ethics ~ Martin Stevens and Jill Manthorpe

Section two: Law, management and ethics in health and social care
Ethical and legal perspectives on human rights ~ Louise Terry
Multidisciplinary team practice in law and ethics: an Australian perspective ~ Robert Irvine and John McPhee
Ethics and the management of health and social care ~ Jeff Girling
Ethics and the social responsibility of institutions regarding resource allocation in health and social care: a US perspective ~ Mary Dombeck and Tobie Hittle Olsan
Ethics and charging for care ~ Bridget Penhale

Section three: Ethics: From the start of life to the end
Ethical challenges and the new technologies of reproduction ~ Brenda Almond: Ethics: caring for children and young people ~ David Hodgson
Ethical dilemmas in caring for people with complex disabilities ~ Keith Andrews
Mental health: safe, sound and supportive? ~ Jon Glasby, Helen Lester and Emily McKie
Ethics and older people ~ Anthea Tinker
Ethics and euthanasia ~ Clive Seale
Conclusion ~ Susan McLaren and Audrey Leathard

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