Danuta Mendelson

Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School

Professor, Chair in Law (Research)

221 Burwood Highway

Burwood

Burwood, Victoria 3125, Victoria 3125

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Minors’ Decision-Making Capacity to Refuse Life-Saving and Life-Sustaining Treatment: Legal and Psychiatric Perspectives

Mendelson D & Heywood I, ‘Minors’ Decision-Making Capacity to Refuse Life-Saving and Life-Sustaining Treatment: Legal and Psychiatric Perspectives’ (2014) 21 Journal of Law and Medicine 762-772,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Aug 2014
Danuta Mendelson and Ian Heywood
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and Independent
Downloads 100 (102,258)

Abstract:

minors, assissted suicide, capacity, withdrawal of treatment

Mental Health Legislation (Civil) in Australia and China: A Comparative Perspective

(2016) 23 Journal of Law and Medicine 762, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 16-39
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Oct 2016
Danuta Mendelson and Nuannuan Lin
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and Deakin University - Deakin Law School
Downloads 55 (302,998)

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Mental Health Legislation (Civil) in Australia and China: A Comparative Perspective

(2016) 23 Journal of Law and Medicine 762
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Nov 2016
Danuta Mendelson and Nuannuan Lin
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and Deakin University - Deakin Law School
Downloads 41 (345,454)

Abstract:

mental health, legislation, China, Australia, admission, diagnosis, treatment, discharge

3.

Assisted Suicide Through the Prism of the Right to Life

Mendelson, D., & Bagaric, M., Assisted suicide through the prism of the right to life, International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, (2013)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson and Mirko Bagaric
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and Swinburne University Law School
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4.

Disciplinary Proceedings for Inappropriate Prescription of Opioid Medications by Medical Practitioners in Australia (2010-2014)

(2014) 22 Journal of Law and Medicine 255-279
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Dec 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Abstract:

doctors, disciplinary proceedings, opioids, punishment, deterrence; non-judicial tribunals

5.

The Interface of the Civil and Criminal Law of Suicide at Common Law (1194-1845)

International Journal of Law and Psychiatry 36 (2013) 343-349
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson and Ian Freckelton
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and University of Melbourne
Downloads 17 (419,803)

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6.

Travels of a Medical Record and the Myth of Privacy

11 Journal of Law and Medicine (2003)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 13 (352,101)

Abstract:

Medical Records, Privacy, Confidentiality, Disclosure

7.

Medico-Legal Aspects of the 'Right to Die' Legislation in Australia

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 19, p. 112, 1993-1994
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Aug 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 12 (414,750)

Abstract:

right to die legislation, sound mind, patient-doctor relationship, refusal of treatment

8.

Legal Issues: Operation of Guardianship Laws in the Emergency Ward

(2011) 19 JLM 13
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 14 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 11 (424,945)

Abstract:

Guardianship, consent, life-saving treatment, capacity

9.

Roman Concept of Mental Capacity to Make End-of-Life Decisions

International Journal of Law and Psychiatry 30 (2007) 201–212,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 11 (430,072)

Abstract:

Suicied, Roman Law, Pliny's Letters, decisional competence

10.

Legal and Psychiatric Aspects of Malingering

Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. 1, pp. 28-34, July 1993
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
George Mendelson and Danuta Mendelson
Monash University and Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 10 (373,888)

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11.

Opioid Regulation: Time to Reconsider the Nomenclature and Approach

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 9 (435,059)

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12.

Disciplinary Powers of Medical Practice Boards and the Rule of Law

Journal of Law and Medicine, Volume 8, pp. 142-152, November 2000
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 8 (445,222)
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13.

Substituted Consent: From Lunatics to Corpses

(2007) 14 JLM 449
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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14.

Devaluation of a Constitutional Guarantee: The History of Section 51 (xxiiiA) of the Commonwealth Constitution

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 23, No. 308, 1999
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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15.

The Medical Duty of Confidentiality in the Hippocratic Tradition and Jewish Medical Ethics

Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. 5, February 1998
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 8 (404,853)

Abstract:

Confidentiality, Jewish Law; Medical Ethics

16.

Decriminalisation of Abortion Performed by Qualified Health Practitioners Under the Abortion Law Reform Act 2008 (Vic)

(2012) 19 JLM 651
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 8 (435,059)

Abstract:

abortion, reform, decriminalisation; cinil regulatory regime

17.

Prevention of Suicide: Police Powers, Parliamentary Intent and Judicial Interpretation

16 Journal of Law and Medicine (2009)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 7 (460,592)

Abstract:

Police, duty of care, suicide, autonomy

18.

Healthcare Identifiers Legislation: A Whiff of Fourberie

(2010) 17 JLM 660
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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19.

The Expert Deposes, but the Court Disposes: The Concept of Malingering and the Function of a Medical Expert Witness in the Forensic Process

International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 425-436, 1995
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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20.

English Medical Experts and the Claims for Shock Occasioned by Railway Collisions in the 1860s Issues of Law, Ethics, and Medicine

International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 25 (2002) 303–329,
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 4 (465,574)

Abstract:

expert witness, history, railway collisions, compensation

21.

The Duchess of Kingston's Case, the Ruling of Lord Mansfield and Duty of Medical Confidentiality in Court

International Journal of Law and Psychiatry 35 (2012) 480–489,
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 3 (475,758)

Abstract:

duty of confidentiality, Duchess if Kingston, Lord Mansfield

22.

From Expert Witness to Defendant: Abolition of Expert Witness Protection and Its Implications

20 Journal of Law and Medicine (2012)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 11 Oct 2014
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
Downloads 2 (409,745)

Abstract:

medical expert witness, liability in negligence

23.

Legal Protections for Personal Health Information in the Age of Big Data – A Proposal for Regulatory Framework

(2017) Ethics, Public Health and Medicine/Éthique, Médecine et Politiques Publiques vol 4,
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Feb 2017
Danuta Mendelson and David Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and SYPAQ Systems Pty Ltd
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Abstract:

health data, privacy by design, Big Data, datafication, legislation, EU, US, UK, algorithms

24.

'My [Electronic] Health Record' – Cui Bono (for Whose Benefit)?

(2016) 24 Journal of Law and Medicine
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Dec 2016
Danuta Mendelson and Gabrielle Wolf
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School and Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Abstract:

electronic health records system, privacy, Big Data, surveillance, control

25.

Disciplinary Proceedings Against Doctors Who Abuse Controlled Substances

Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol 23, 2015, Deakin Law School Research Paper No. 15-06
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School
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Abstract:

physicians, self-abuse, addiction, disciplinary tribunals, proportionality test, opiods

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Historical Evolution and Modern Implications of Concepts of Consent to, and Refusal of, Medical Treatment in the Law of Trespass

Danuta Mendelson Ph.D., LL.M. (1996) Historical evolution and modern implications of concepts of consent to, and refusal of, medical treatment in the law of trespass, Journal of Legal Medicine, 17:1, 1-71, DOI: 10.1080/01947649609510999
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2015
Danuta Mendelson
Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School

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I12, K13

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A Comparative Study of the Law of Palliative Care and End-of-Life Treatment

Washington & Lee Public Law Research Paper No. 03-21
Posted: 25 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2015
Timothy Stoltzfus Jost and Danuta Mendelson
Washington and Lee University - School of Law and Deakin University, Geelong, Australia - Deakin Law School

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