Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2013.
xxxiv, 442 pages ; 24 cm.
Oxford studies in European law.
Formatted Contents Note
European law and new health techonologies: the research agenda / Mark L. Flear, Anne-Maree Farrell, Tamara K. Hervey and Theodore Murphy The defining features of the European Union's approach to regulating new health technologies / Gordon Bache, Mark L. Flear, and Tamara K, Hervey Fixed points in a changing age? The Council of Europe, human rights, and the regulation of the new health technologies / Rory O'Connell and Sjef Gevers Mapping science and new health technologies: in search of a definition / Amanda Warren-Jones A regulator's perspective / Jonathan Montgomery Innovative tissue engineering and its regulation - the search for flexible rules for emerging health technologies / Nils Hoppe Looking after the orphans? Treatment for rare diseases, EU law, and the ethics of costly health care / Keith Syrett Exclusions in patent law as an indirect form of regulation for new health technologies in Europe / Amanda Odell-West New health technologies and their impact on EU product liability regulations / Monica Navarro-Michel A regulator's perspective / Graeme Laurie A regulator's perspective / Belén Crespo Sánchez-Eznarriaga Risk, legitimacy, and EU regulation of health technologies / Anne-Maree Farrell Something old, something new, something borrowed: emerging health technologies and the continuing role of existing regulations / Elen Stokes Science, law, and the medical-industrial complex in EU pharmaceutical regulation: the deferiprone controversy / John Abraham and Courtney Davis The governance of therapeutic nanoproducts in the European Union - a model for new health technology regulation? / Bärbel Dorbeck-Jung A regulator's perspective / Emily Jackson Taking technology seriously: STS as a human rights method / Thérèse Murphy and Gearóid Ó Cuinn Novel rights-based approaches to health technologies / Richard Ashcroft Sociotechnical innovations in mental health: articulating complexity / Martyn Pickersgill Where the wild things are: xenotechnologies and European hybrid regulation / Siân M. Beynon-Jones and Nik Brown When sperm cannot travel: experiences of UK fertility patients seeking treatment abroad / Ilke Turkmendag A regulator's perspective / Mihalis Kritikos A European law of the new health technologies? / Mark L. Flear, Anne-Maree Farrell, Tamara K. Hervey, and Thérèse Murphy.Setting the scene Legal approaches to European law and new health technologies Regulatory theory, regulatory innovation, European law, and new health technologies New techniques for researching European law and new health technologies Bringing it all together.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-421) and index.