Law and Ethics in Diagnostic Imaging and Therapeutic Radiology: With Risk Management and Safety Applications

Law and Ethics in Diagnostic Imaging and Therapeutic Radiology: With Risk Management and Safety Applications

By: Ann M. Obergfell (author)Paperback

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Description

This new book reviews the legal, ethical, risk management and safety issues facing today's radiological science professional. It discusses theories and their day-to-day application, guiding good decision making. Case studies and scenarios clearly illustrate concepts. Sample forms at the end of the text help readers prepare and draft forms, charts, procedures, and policies.

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Contents

Introduction. Ethical Theories. Code of Ethics. Ethical Problem-Solving and Decision Making. The Law. Civil Liability. Medical Negligence and Malpractice. Patient's Rights and Informed Consent. Risk Management. Products and Equipment. Safety and Security. Documentation/Record Keeping. Communication. Whistleblowing. Education. Appendix.

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/08/1995
  • ISBN13: 9780721650623
  • Format: Paperback, Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 254
  • ID: 9780721650623
  • weight: 510
  • ISBN10: 0721650627

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