Law and Professional Issues in Nursing

4th Edition

Richard Griffith; Cassam Tengnah
eISBN-13: 9781473984967

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This book provides nurses of all levels with a crash course in law written in clear and straightforward language. It is filled with insightful case studies and thought-provoking activities that demonstrate the relevance of law and how it underpins safe and effective practice. Written explicitly for nurses, the book is an ideal starting point for nurses seeking to better understand the legal obligations they face leaving them better prepared for safe and effective practice.

New to this edition

Fully updated in light of the revised NMC Code (2015)
Expanded analysis and discussion of the law relating to end of life care, withdrawing treatment, DNR and assisted dying
Updated to take account of the provisions of the care Act 2014
Discusses the revised fundamental standards in England

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ISBNs 9781473969421, 9781473969421, 9781473969421, 9781473969414, 9781473984967, 9781473984981, 1473984963
Language English
Number of Pages 328
Edition 4th