Health Law and the European Union by Tamara K. Hervey
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Health Law and the European Union
By Tamara K. Hervey

Health Law and the European Union

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Health Law and the European Union by Tamara K. Hervey

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How does the law of the European Union affect health law and policy? At first sight, it seems limited. However, despite its restricted formal competence, the EU has recently become increasingly involved in the health field. Litigation based on EU law has resulted in a 'right to receive health care services' across national boundaries which may have huge practical implications for national health systems. The EU has promulgated legislation regulating clinical research, and the marketing of pharmaceuticals; patients' rights are affected by EU legislation on data protection and product liability; the qualifications of health care professionals are legally recognised across the EU; and the EU has acted to promote public health. This book explores the various impacts of measures of EU law on national health law and policy. Through elaboration of selected examples, the authors show that, within the EU, health law cannot be regarded as a purely national affair.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521605243
ISBN-10: 0521605245
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 31mm)
Pages: 540
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 4-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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EU Charter of Fundamental Rights by Tamara K. Hervey EU Charter of Fundamental Rights, Hardback (March 2014)

This Commentary on the Charter, the first in English, written by experts from several EU Member States, provides an authoritative but succinct statement of the how the Charter impacts upon EU, domestic and international law.

European Law and New Health Technologies by Tamara K. Hervey European Law and New Health Technologies, Hardback (March 2013)

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Economic and Social Rights Under the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights by Tamara K. Hervey Economic and Social Rights Under the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights, Hardback (September 2003)

This book considers the protection of individual and collective social and economic interests within and between the EU and its Member States.

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Author Biography - Tamara K. Hervey

Tamara K. Hervey is Professor of Law at the University of Nottingham and is the author of a number of books and journal articles on European social law. Her current research is on EU health law. Jean McHale is Professor of Law at the University of Leicester. She has written previous books and journals articles in the areas of health care law, health care ethics and policy. She is a member of the Interim Ethics and Advisory Group of UK Biobank. She is currently a member of an ESRC funded research project.

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