Summary: The kind of action or activity proper to the judiciary, particularly its responsibility for decision making.
- Rich B. Introduction: bioethics in court. J Law Med Ethics. 2005;33:194-7 pubmed
- Mavroforou A, Michalodimitrakis E. The impact of the Daubert case on modern litigation. Med Law. 2008;27:755-65 pubmed
- Goodman Delahunty J, Cossins A, O Brien K. Enhancing the credibility of complainants in child sexual assault trials: the effect of expert evidence and judicial directions. Behav Sci Law. 2010;28:769-83 pubmed publisher..Comparisons of the effectiveness of two procedural legal mechanisms to manage juror misconceptions and improve knowledge about CSA provide guidance for future researchers investigating ways to increase fairness in cases of CSA. ..
- Wendler D. Risk standards for pediatric research: rethinking the Grimes ruling. Kennedy Inst Ethics J. 2004;14:187-98 pubmed
- Eremia A. When self-regulation, market forces, and private legal actions fail: appropriate government regulation and oversight is necessary to ensure minimum standards of quality in long-term health care. Ann Health Law. 2002;11:93-124, table of contents pubmed
- Howell R, Hutto T. Sentencing convicted juvenile felony offenders in the adult court: the direct effects of race. Behav Sci Law. 2012;30:782-99 pubmed publisher..The implications of the research are noted. ..
- Hervey T. The role of the European court of justice in the Europeanization of communicable disease control: driver or irrelevance?. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2012;37:977-1000 pubmed publisher..A fifth idea, "mainstreaming" public health, could play a role in the future. ..
- Zaller N. Drug court as an alternative to incarceration. Med Health R I. 2007;90:154-6 pubmed
- Chakrabarty A. Genetics research and the judicial decisions. Not Polit. 2002;18:99-102 pubmed
- Tait R, Chibnall J. Legal sequelae of occupational back injuries: a longitudinal analysis of Missouri judicial records. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011;36:1402-9 pubmed publisher..This pattern suggests that short-term studies underestimate postsettlement difficulties, particularly among selected demographic cohorts. ..
- Jackson L, Bartie A. "Children of the city": juvenile justice, property, and place in England and Scotland, 1945-60. Econ Hist Rev. 2011;64:88-113 pubmed..quot;Play" and "nuisance" were overlapping and contested categories; re-education of young people in the correct use of place, space, and property was a key aim of the postwar juvenile justice system. ..
- Muller S, Walter H, Kunze H, Konrad N, Heinz A. [Compulsory treatment under legal uncertainty: part 1: the current legal situation on compulsory treatment of patients with psychiatric disorders incapable of consenting]. Nervenarzt. 2012;83:1142-9 pubmed publisher..On the other hand the verdicts have effected a substantial legal uncertainty with the undesired indirect consequence that fixation will probably be used more often. ..
- Sant ana J, Pepe V, Figueiredo T, Osorio de Castro C, Ventura M. Rational therapeutics: health-related elements in lawsuits demanding medicines. Rev Saude Publica. 2011;45:714-21 pubmed..Besides creating havoc in standard pharmaceutical services, badly justified medicine demands may compromise rational drug use. ..
- Candelario J. [Appropriation of a healthcare space by a professional elite: physicians of the "Hospital Real" of Granada in the 16th century]. Asclepio. 2008;60:177-202 pubmed
- Erai M. Criminal sittings – rape in the colony, New Zealand, 1862. J Hist Sociol. 2011;24:186-208 pubmed..Drawing on feminist postcolonial theorizing the question posed here, is, “What is the historical, ideological context for a newspaper reporting of the possible rape of a M?ori woman in 1862? ..
- Ho Lee D, Krauss D, Lieberman J. The effects of judicial admonitions on hearsay evidence. Int J Law Psychiatry. 2005;28:589-603 pubmed..More specifically, juror backfire effects were evident in both their confidence in their liability verdicts and in their punitive damage awards. The legal and policy implications of these findings are discussed. ..
- Davies J. A question of influence. RCM Midwives. 2006;9:392-4 pubmed
- Gordon A. The Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003. Harvard J Legis. 2004;41:501-15 pubmed
- Hagihara A, Nishi M, Nobutomo K. Association between civil procedure and medical malpractice litigation in Japan. Med Law. 2004;23:269-88 pubmed..Since there are methodological limitations to this study, further studies are necessary to verify these findings. ..
- Parker J. Putting an end to judicial activism. GHA Today. 2006;50:15 pubmed
- Spevak C. The grand jury and health care crimes: what every physician executive needs to know. Physician Exec. 2006;32:68-70 pubmed
- Silver M. Eugenics and compulsory sterilization laws: providing redress for victims of a shameful era in United States history. George Washington Law Rev. 2004;72:862-92 pubmed
- Jan Brakel S. Competency to stand trial: rationalism, "contextualism" and other modest theories. Behav Sci Law. 2003;21:285-95 pubmed..The conclusion that emerges is that the level of capacity and rationality required of the defendant depends much on context-the type of case, its relative complexity, and the values and stakes implicated in the outcome. ..
- Bloche M. Managing conflict at the end of life. N Engl J Med. 2005;352:2371-3 pubmed
- Ehrlich J. Grounded in the reality of their lives: listening to teens who make the abortion decision without involving their parents. Berkeley Womens Law J. 2003;18:61-180 pubmed
- Hollingsworth J, Lasker E. The case against differential diagnosis: Daubert, medical causation testimony, and the scientific method. J Health Law. 2004;37:85-111 pubmed
- Brenner R. Computer-assisted detection in clinical practice: medical legal considerations. Semin Roentgenol. 2007;42:280-6 pubmed
- Krebs C, Lindquist C, Koetse W, Lattimore P. Assessing the long-term impact of drug court participation on recidivism with generalized estimating equations. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2007;91:57-68 pubmed
- Gostin L. Deciding life and death in the courtroom. From Quinlan to Cruzan, Glucksberg, and Vacco--a brief history and analysis of constitutional protection of the 'right to die'. JAMA. 1997;278:1523-8 pubmed..The Supreme Court, hinting that it would find state legalization of physician-assisted suicide constitutional, invited the nation to pursue an earnest debate on physician assistance in the dying process. ..
- Hansson M, Helgesson G, Wessman R, Jaenisch R. Commentary: isolated stem cells--patentable as cultural artifacts?. Stem Cells. 2007;25:1507-10 pubmed..At the same time, it is essential that patent authorities do not accept broad patent claims that will be detrimental to research. Disclosure of potential conflicts of interest is found at the end of this article. ..
- Hogeveen B. Impossible cases can be cured when all the factors are known: gender, psychiatry and Toronto's Juvenile Court, 1912-1930. Can Bull Med Hist. 2003;20:43-74 pubmed..With clear ideas about appropriate conduct for girls and boys, mental health professional attempted to create such standards in the delinquents whose cases appeared before them. ..
- Cooper C. Drug courts: current issues and future perspectives. Subst Use Misuse. 2003;38:1671-711 pubmed..S. justice system; and d) unresolved critical issues that will impact upon its future development. ..
- Beijer H. [Fluffy or baked smell?]. Tijdschr Diergeneeskd. 2005;130:634 pubmed
- Stier D, Nicks D, Cowan G. The courts, public health, and legal preparedness. Am J Public Health. 2007;97 Suppl 1:S69-73 pubmed
- Blasdell J. Mother, may I?: ramifications for parental involvement laws for minors seeking abortion services. Am Univ J Gend Soc Policy Law. 2002;10:287-304 pubmed
- Barringer P, Dauer E. End the blame and shame game. Health courts one way to compensate injured patients and promote safety. Mod Healthc. 2007;37:36 pubmed
- Epstein N. It is easier to confuse a jury than convince a judge: the crisis in medical malpractice. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2002;27:2425-30 pubmed..Two tort reform models compensating injured patients and eliminating physician liability appear to be not only effective but also fair to all concerned parties. ..
- Lakoff G. A cognitive scientist looks at Daubert. Am J Public Health. 2005;95 Suppl 1:S114-20 pubmed..Daubert functions in its application as a strategic initiative that significantly moves America in a conservative direction, in the moral and political spheres, as well as in the legal sphere. ..
- Howard P. A legal crusader's solution to the malpractice mess. Interview by Wayne J. Guglielmo. Med Econ. 2003;80:42-4 pubmed
- Tokuda Y, Kishida N, Konishi R, Koizumi S. Cognitive error as the most frequent contributory factor in cases of medical injury: a study on verdict's judgment among closed claims in Japan. J Hosp Med. 2011;6:109-14 pubmed publisher..Reduction of this type of error is required to produce safer healthcare. ..
- Keough C, Greene A. Judicial review of CMS policies: an evolving doctrine. Healthc Financ Manage. 2003;57:76-80 pubmed
- Boehm G. Debunking medical malpractice myths: unraveling the false premises behind "tort reform". Yale J Health Policy Law Ethics. 2005;5:357-69 pubmed
- Benko L. Not yet. Judge delays final approval in Aetna settlement. Mod Healthc. 2003;33:14 pubmed
- Erickson S, Campbell A, Steven Lamberti J. Variations in mental health courts: challenges, opportunities, and a call for caution. Community Ment Health J. 2006;42:335-44 pubmed..Results revealed large variability among existing mental health courts across multiple domains. The implications of this variability are discussed in terms benefits and limitations. ..
- Brahams D. Should a coroner allow a jury to add a "rider" referring to neglect to its verdict?. Med Leg J. 2003;71:45-6 pubmed
- Gorby J. Admissibility and weighing evidence of intent in right to die cases. Issues Law Med. 1990;6:33-74 pubmed
- Miller L. Health courts: an alternative to traditional tort law. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2011;25:99-102 pubmed publisher..These alternative models are based on transparency and disclosure, with just compensation for injuries, and opportunities for improvements in patient safety. ..
- Derrick M. Medical malpractice--a family nightmare. J S C Med Assoc. 2005;101:51-3 pubmed
- Kolbet P. Torture and Origen's hermeneutics of nonviolence. J Am Acad Relig. 2008;76:545-72 pubmed..In this way, Origen provides resources for a particularly religious mode of resistance to torture that usefully supplements the contemporary human rights campaign and holds promise for overcoming some of its limitations. ..
- Driver C, Brank E. Juveniles' knowledge of the court process: results from instruction from an electronic source. Behav Sci Law. 2009;27:627-42 pubmed publisher..Age and race were found to be significantly related to pretest scores, and race was significantly related to improvement scores. ..
- Haack S. Trial and error: the Supreme Court's philosophy of science. Am J Public Health. 2005;95 Suppl 1:S66-73 pubmed..Efforts to educate judges scientifically, and increased use of court-appointed experts are, at best, only partial solutions to the problems with scientific testimony. ..
- Holcomb M, Jacquin K. Juror perceptions of child eyewitness testimony in a sexual abuse trial. J Child Sex Abus. 2007;16:79-95 pubmed..In addition, jurors perceived the child's eyewitness testimony to be more believable when the child was younger. Implications for the impact of these findings on real-life child sexual abuse cases are discussed. ..