When Things Go Wrong: Patient Harm, Responsibility and (Dis)empowermentCitation formats

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When Things Go Wrong: Patient Harm, Responsibility and (Dis)empowerment. / Devaney, Sarah; Farrell, Anne-Maree.

Pioneering Healthcare Law: Essays in Honour of Margaret Brazier. ed. / Catherine Stanton; Sarah Devaney; Anne-Maree Farrell; Alexandra Mullock. London : Routledge, 2015. p. 103-115.

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Harvard

Devaney, S & Farrell, A-M 2015, When Things Go Wrong: Patient Harm, Responsibility and (Dis)empowerment. in C Stanton, S Devaney, A-M Farrell & A Mullock (eds), Pioneering Healthcare Law: Essays in Honour of Margaret Brazier. Routledge, London, pp. 103-115.

APA

Devaney, S., & Farrell, A-M. (2015). When Things Go Wrong: Patient Harm, Responsibility and (Dis)empowerment. In C. Stanton, S. Devaney, A-M. Farrell, & A. Mullock (Eds.), Pioneering Healthcare Law: Essays in Honour of Margaret Brazier (pp. 103-115). London: Routledge.

Vancouver

Devaney S, Farrell A-M. When Things Go Wrong: Patient Harm, Responsibility and (Dis)empowerment. In Stanton C, Devaney S, Farrell A-M, Mullock A, editors, Pioneering Healthcare Law: Essays in Honour of Margaret Brazier. London: Routledge. 2015. p. 103-115

Author

Devaney, Sarah ; Farrell, Anne-Maree. / When Things Go Wrong: Patient Harm, Responsibility and (Dis)empowerment. Pioneering Healthcare Law: Essays in Honour of Margaret Brazier. editor / Catherine Stanton ; Sarah Devaney ; Anne-Maree Farrell ; Alexandra Mullock. London : Routledge, 2015. pp. 103-115

Bibtex

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