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Human rights in medicine and law.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2493545     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Human rights are discussed in the context of the technological advances in modern medicine and the complex sociological settings in which major issues, such as accessibility, availability, costs and quality and health care, scarce resources, and shifting values, have led to reconsideration of the present systems. Rights in the field of medicine and law are discussed in general, and patients' rights in particular.
Authors:
A Carmi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Medicine and law     Volume:  7     ISSN:  0723-1393     ISO Abbreviation:  Med Law     Publication Date:  1989  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-04-18     Completed Date:  1989-04-18     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8218185     Medline TA:  Med Law     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  409-15     Citation Subset:  E; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abortion, Legal
Commitment of Mentally Ill
Cultural Diversity
Delivery of Health Care*
Disclosure
Ethics, Medical
Female
Health Resources / supply & distribution
Human Rights*
Humans
Informed Consent
Mentally Ill Persons
Moral Obligations
Patient Rights
Pregnancy
Pregnant Women
Resource Allocation
Social Justice
Social Responsibility
Social Values

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