Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT, USA : Ashgate, 
xxv, 297 pages ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Reproductive health and the law / Rebecca J. Cook and Bernard M. Dickens DIY abortion and harm reduction/ Emily Jackson Parenthood and artificial human reproduction : the dangers of inappropriate medicalisation / Kenneth McK. Norrie "Fetal infants" : at the edge of life? / Margot Brazier and John Harris Trust or contract : how far does the contemporary doctor-patient relationship protect and promote autonomy? / Graeme T. Laurie and J. Kenyon Mason Advance directives and surrogate decision-making : when are patients' prior wishes not determinative? / Loane Skene Disability and healthcare : some philosophical questions / Robin Downie Bioethics through the telescope : institutional ethics in the NHS / Christopher Newdick Clinical negligence and poor quality care : is Wales "putting things right"? / Vivienne Harpwood No-fault compensation for medical injury : principles, practice and prospects for reform / Anne-Maree Farrell Research participants and the right to be informed / Deryck Beyleveld and Roger Brownsword Children, cosmetic surgery and perfectionism : a case for legal regulation? / Jean V. McHale Legal regulation of new technologies : re-thinking xenotechnologies in the twenty-first century / Marie Fox The human genome revolution : Sheila McLean'a quest for intellectual rigour and reproductive liberty / Mark Henaghan In word, or sigh, or tear : depression and end of life choices / Colin Gavaghan Assisted dying : humanity or autonomy? / Tom Campbell.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-291) and index.