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The Resource Substandard Medical Care in U.S. Prisons : Improvement through Civil Liability Actions

Substandard Medical Care in U.S. Prisons : Improvement through Civil Liability Actions

Label
Substandard Medical Care in U.S. Prisons : Improvement through Civil Liability Actions
Title
Substandard Medical Care in U.S. Prisons
Title remainder
Improvement through Civil Liability Actions
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contrary to the ideal set up in Estelle v. Gamble (1976), inmates' medical needs were infrequently recognized by state courts and normally rejected through the examination of the two-pronged standard. Tsai contributes to existing literature by examining inadequate medical care and medical malpractice litigation against prison and jail physicians who have been sued in state courts by inmates during the past decade. By classifying the treatment actions or inactions that led inmates to file for civil remedies and examining the negative health outcomes that resulted from physicians' actions and in
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tsai, Lily Chi-Fang
Dewey number
365.6670973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8843
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Criminal Justice: Recent Scholarship
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • United States
Label
Substandard Medical Care in U.S. Prisons : Improvement through Civil Liability Actions
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
AReview of medical misconduct -- Methods of legal research -- State case analysis -- Civil liability for inefficacious correctional medical care -- Cases cited
Control code
885123437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (173 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593327835
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)885123437
Label
Substandard Medical Care in U.S. Prisons : Improvement through Civil Liability Actions
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
AReview of medical misconduct -- Methods of legal research -- State case analysis -- Civil liability for inefficacious correctional medical care -- Cases cited
Control code
885123437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (173 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593327835
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)885123437

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