Doubtful duty: physicians' legal obligation to treat during an epidemic

Stanford Law Rev. 2007 Nov;60(2):657-94.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Historical Article

MeSH terms

  • American Medical Association
  • Codes of Ethics / history
  • Communicable Diseases / history
  • Communicable Diseases / therapy*
  • Disabled Persons / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Disease Outbreaks*
  • Emergency Service, Hospital / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Ethics, Medical / history
  • History, 20th Century
  • Humans
  • Infectious Disease Transmission, Patient-to-Professional / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Models, Organizational
  • Physician's Role* / history
  • Refusal to Treat / ethics
  • Risk
  • Social Responsibility*
  • Specialization
  • State Government
  • State Health Plans
  • United States