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The Medical Law Review is established as an authoritative source of reference for academics, lawyers, legal and medical practitioners, law students, and anyone interested in healthcare and the law.

The Review presents articles of international interest which provide thorough analyses and comment on the wide range of topical issues that are fundamental to this expanding area of law.

In addition commentary sections provide in depth explorations of topical aspects of the field. Published commentaries have included:

Hospital Treatment for Incapacitated Adults
by Michael Gunn

Freedom of the Press and the Confidentiality of Medical Records
by Ralph Sandland

A First Class Service? Setting the Standard of Care for the Contemporary NHS
by Joanne Beswick

Rights to Medical Treatment in EU Law
by Jean V. McHale


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Medical Injury Compensation: Beyond 'No-Fault'
by Thomas Douglas

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Impact Factor and ranking

We are pleased to announce that Thomson Reuters has now reclassified Medical Law Review to be listed in the 'Law' category of the Social Science Citation Index and the 'Medical Ethics' category of the Science Citation Index.


YearImpact FactorSi: Medical EthicsSsi: LawSsi: Public, Environmental & Occupational HealthSi: Public, Environmental & Occupational Health
20130.72913 out of 1860 out of 131
20120.75513 out of 1871 out of 134
20110.773103 out of 131131 out of 157