"Legal Issues in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Second Edition, Revised and" by Angela Roddey          Holder

Legal Issues in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Second Edition, Revised and Angela Roddey Holder

Publication date:
10 Sep 1985
Yale University Press
364 pages: 235 x 156mm
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"This is an outstanding work, and as the field has changed, this is an opportune time to issue a revised edition.  It is excellently researched, and written clearly and with a minimum of jargon so that it will be useful to pediatric practitioners as well as to attorneys." ?Leonard Glantz, J.D., Boston University School of Public Health

"A valuable and useful book for anyone practicing forensic child and adolescent psychiatry.... For a clinician particularly interested in forensic child psychiatry, this is an invaluable addition to a complete library."?Elissa P. Benedek, M.D. Journal of the American Academy of Child Psych

"Holder's book is a gem for practioners, lawyers, and patients.  She is the Benjamin Spock of medical law. . . . Indispensable for any physician who treats infants and children."?New England Journal of Medicine

"A comprehensive and thorough review of the history of law regarding minors and its interface with pediatric and adolescent medicine.  A surprisingly readable book with a natural flow to the writing, that helps simplify the many complexities inherent in this complicated and sometimes extremely convoluted subject."?Stephen Bates Billick, M.D., American Journal of Psychiatry