Chapter 9. The Pregnant Patient

  1. Bridgit C. Dimond MA, LLB, DSA, AHSM, Barrister-at-law

Published Online: 1 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690468.ch9

Legal Aspects of Radiography and Radiology

Legal Aspects of Radiography and Radiology

How to Cite

Dimond, B. C. (2002) The Pregnant Patient, in Legal Aspects of Radiography and Radiology, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690468.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 JUN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632055029

Online ISBN: 9780470690468

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Keywords:

  • pregnant patients;
  • standards of care;
  • dental radiography;
  • health professionals;
  • medical ionising radiation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Standards of Care

  • Abortion Laws

  • Ultrasound and the Legal Issues Arising

  • Congenital Abnormalities

  • Conclusions

  • Question and Exercises

  • References