Medicolegal and Ethical Issues in Neurology, An Issue of Neurologic Clinics, 1st Edition

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Edited by Joseph S. Kass, MD, JD, FAAN and Michael A. Rubin, MD
In this issue of Neurologic Clinics, guest editors Drs. Joseph S. Kass and Michael A. Rubin bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Medicolegal Issues in Neurology. Top experts in the field provide up-to-date, focused guidance on how to id ...view more
In this issue of Neurologic Clinics, guest editors Drs. Joseph S. Kass and Michael A. Rubin bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Medicolegal Issues in Neurology. Top experts in the field provide up-to-date, focused guidance on how to identify and approach the major medicolegal and ethical issues that neurologists confront in today’s clinical practice. 
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9780443183768
Publication Date :
05-07-2023
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In this issue of Neurologic Clinics, guest editors Drs. Joseph S. Kass and Michael A. Rubin bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Medicolegal Issues in Neurology. Top experts in the field provide up-to-date, focused guidance on how to identify and approach the major medicolegal and ethical issues that neurologists confront in today’s clinical practice. 

Key Features
  • Contains 13 practice-oriented topics including medical aid in dying; legal and ethical issues in the neurology of reproductive health; brain death: ethical and legal challenges; organ donation and controlled determination of death by circulatory criteria; ethics and legal issues regarding global neurology; and more. 

  • Provides in-depth clinical reviews of medicolegal issues in neurology, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. 

  • Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews. 


Author Information
Edited by Joseph S. Kass, MD, JD, FAAN, Clinical Professor , Neurology, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, and Medical Ethics & Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas and Michael A. Rubin, MD, Associate Professor, Deparmetn of Neurology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center