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Legal issues of multiprofessional teamwork

Montgomery, Jonathan (2006) Legal issues of multiprofessional teamwork In, Speck, Peter (eds.) Teamwork in Palliative Care: Fulfilling or Frustrating? Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press pp. 183-200.

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This chapter considers the legal context in which the multi-disciplinary team operates. It begins by outlining three concepts around which the analysis is organised; responsibility, accountability and liability. It then examines the legal principles that govern teamwork in palliative care using these concepts as a framework.

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Published date: 14 September 2006
Keywords: legal aspects of health care teams


Local EPrints ID: 72260
ISBN: 9780198567745
PURE UUID: 5d69f26d-0e14-4c68-a53c-799abebdeb8e

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Date deposited: 04 Feb 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:55

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Author: Jonathan Montgomery
Editor: Peter Speck

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