PRINCIPLES OF PUBLIC LAW
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The student should acquire sufficient information to judge his professional activity from a legal and ethic point of view with particular reference to criminal and civil aspects.
Course contents summary
Elementary principles of Law. Judiciary. Causality. Imputability and Criminal responsibility. The costituent elements of offense. Life and Health offense. Civil Liability and personal injury. Medical activity documentation: medical files and certification. Privacy and respect for personal information.
Basics of law. Judiciary. The material and psychic causation. Criminal responsibility and eligibility. Crimes against life and limb. Civil liability and personal injury. Complaints mandatory. The report and judicial proceedings. Professional secrecy. Secrecy. Professional responsibility in health care
CANUTO e TOVO, Medicina legale e delle assicurazioni, Piccin, Padova, ultima ed;. PUCCINI, Istituzioni di medicina legale, Ambrosiana, Milano, ultima ed. NORELLI G.A., BUCCELLI C., FINESCHI V.: Medicina Legale e delle Assicurazioni - Ed. Piccin, Padova ultima ed.; DE FERRARI F., PALMIERI L., Manuale di Medicina Legale, Ed. Giuffrè, Milano 2007.
Assessment methods and criteria