Hospital Law

  • Amnon Carmi
  • Stanley Schneider

Part of the Medicolegal Library book series (MEDICOLEGAL, volume 7)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. A. Carmi
      Pages 6-16
  3. Responsibility

  4. Technology and Law

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-65
    2. G. B. Schatz, B. L. Rosen
      Pages 67-77
  5. The Patient

  6. Ethics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. A. C. Hoffman, M. X. Van Cura, B. B. Van Cura
      Pages 161-168
  7. Miscellaneous

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 219-222

About this book


This compilation of articles, research studies and case material deals with the multi-faceted dimensions of hospital law. The volume brings together international experts' views on the interface between medicine, law and ethics as they relate to hospital policy and procedures. Topics explored include: ethics committees, informed consent, malpractice, medical experts and the courts, medical records, use of computers, DNR, death, organ transplants and bio-medical technology.


hospital intensive care medicine organ transplantation transplantation

Editors and affiliations

  • Amnon Carmi
    • 1
  • Stanley Schneider
    • 2
  1. 1.HaifaIsrael
  2. 2.Summit InstituteWurzweiler School of Social Work, Yeshiva UniversityJerusalemIsrael

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-18642-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-83301-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0176-7151
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