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Assessment of Rehabilitative and Quality of Life Issues in Litigation Patricia Murphy

Assessment of Rehabilitative and Quality of Life Issues in Litigation

Patricia Murphy

Published August 26th 1998
ISBN : 9781574441598
Hardcover
352 pages
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Written in response to the Supreme Courts landmark Daubert decision regarding provision of expert witness scientific testimony, Assessment of Rehabilitative and Quality of Life Issues in Litigation focuses on quality of life as a means ofMoreWritten in response to the Supreme Courts landmark Daubert decision regarding provision of expert witness scientific testimony, Assessment of Rehabilitative and Quality of Life Issues in Litigation focuses on quality of life as a means of conceptualizing and measuring pain and suffering in the controversial enjoyment of life debate. The authors make a compelling argument for a quality of life paradigm based on a rehabilitation and health economics analysis, demonstrating that qualified rehabilitationists are the best experts to provide analyses of the impact of disability or injury on quality of life over the lifespan. Economists as well as lawyers, rehabilitation counselors, and psychologists will find this unique text to be a valuable resource.