Professor Sara Fovargue

Professor

Current Teaching

2019-20

Lecturing and leading workshops on Law 300 Health Care Law and Ethics.

Anticipating issues with capacitous pregnant women: United Lincolnshire NHS Hospitals Trust V CD [2019] EWCOP 24 And Guys And St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT) And South London And Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (Slam) V R [2020] EWCOP 4
Fovargue, S. 18/08/2020 In: Medical Law Review.
Journal article

In whose best interests?: Childbirth choices and other health decisions
Fovargue, S. 21/07/2020 In: Law Quarterly Review.
Journal article

Preserving the therapeutic alliance: Court intervention and experimental treatment requests
Fovargue, S.J. 28/11/2019 In: Parental Rights, Best Interests and Significant Harms . Oxford : Hart ISBN: 9781509924899. Electronic ISBN: 9781509924912.
Chapter

Guest editorial
Neal, M., Fovargue, S., Smith, S.W. 9/09/2019 In: The New Bioethics. 25, 3, 4 p.
Editorial

Is conscientious objection incompatible with healthcare professionalism?
Neal, M., Fovargue, S. 12/08/2019 In: The New Bioethics. 15 p.
Journal article

Mine, Yours, Ours?: Autonomy and the Removal and Use of Organs and Tissues before the European Court in Petrova v. Latvia and Elberte v. Latvia
Fovargue, S.J., Hogg, L. 1/12/2017 In: Journal of Trafficking and Human Exploitation. 1, 2, p. 143-160. 18 p.
Journal article

Conscience and agent-integrity: a defence of conscience-based exemptions in the health care context
Neal, M., Fovargue, S.J. 31/12/2016 In: Medical Law Review. 24, 4, 27 p.
Editorial

What role should public opinion play in ethico-legal decision making?: the example of selecting sex for non-medical reasons using preimplantation genetic diagnosis
Fovargue, S.J., Bennett, R. 1/02/2016 In: Medical Law Review. 24, 1, p. 34-58. 25 p.
Journal article

Are we still ‘policing pregnancy’?
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 1/01/2016 In: Pioneering Healthcare Law. Taylor and Francis p. 243-254. 12 p. ISBN: 9781138861091. Electronic ISBN: 9781317505990.
Chapter

Introduction
Fovargue, S., Mullock, A. 18/08/2015 In: The legitimacy of medical treatment. London : Routledge p. 1-11. 11 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

The legitimacy of medical treatment: what role for the medical exception?
Fovargue, S., Mullock, A. 18/08/2015 London : Routledge. 256 p. ISBN: 9781138819634.
Book

Transforming wrong into right: what is "proper medical treatment"?
Brazier, M., Fovargue, S. 18/08/2015 In: The legitimacy of medical treatment. London : Routledge p. 12-31. 20 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

In good conscience: conscience-based exemptions and proper medical treatment
Fovargue, S., Neal, M. 1/06/2015 In: Medical Law Review. 23, 2, p. 221-241. 21 p.
Journal article

Conscience and proper medical treatment
Fovargue, S., McGuinness, S., Mullock, A., Smith, S. 5/05/2015 In: Medical Law Review. 23, 2, 4 p.
Editorial

Exposing the limits of the law?: biotechnological challenges to global health
Fovargue, S. 2014 In: Law and global health. Oxford : Oxford University Press ISBN: 9780199688999 .
Chapter

The (ab)use of those with no other hope?: ethical and legal safeguards for recipients of experimental procedures
Fovargue, S. 04/2013 In: Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics. 22, 2, p. 181-191. 11 p.
Journal article

Does the theoretical framework change the legal end result for mature minors refusing medical treatment or creating self-generated pornography?
Fovargue, S., Ost, S. 03/2013 In: Medical Law International. 13, 1, p. 6-31. 26 p.
Journal article

Doctrinal Incoherence or Practical Problem? Minor Parents Consenting to their Offspring’s Medical Treatment and Involvement in Research in England and Wales
Fovargue, S. 2013 In: Child and Family Law Quarterly. 25, 1, p. 1-18. 18 p.
Journal article

Bioethical conflict and developing biotechnologies: is protecting individual and public health from the risks of xenotransplantation a matter for the (criminal) law?
Fovargue, S. 11/2012 In: The Criminal Law and Bioethical Conflict. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press p. 140-156. 17 p. ISBN: 9781107025127.
Chapter

A Tribute to Professor David Price, 1954-2012
Biggs, H., Ost, S., Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 1/06/2012 In: Medical Law Review. 20, 2, p. 189-190. 2 p.
Journal article

Editorial for Across the Spectrum of Medical Law: A Special Issue in Honour of Margaret Brazier
Biggs, H., Ost, S., Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 01/2012 In: Medical Law Review. 20, 1, p. 6-7. 2 p.
Journal article

La investigación embrionaria humana en Reino Unido: ¿una isla en Europa? [Embryo Research in the UK: An Island in Europe?]
Fovargue, S. 2012 In: Marco Jurídico Eurpeo Relativo a la Investigación Biomédica en Transferencia Nuclear y Reprogramación Celular . Thomson Reuters p. 157-176. 15 p.
Chapter

Key Changes in the Regulation of Assisted Reproduction Introduced by the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 12/2011 In: Clinical Ethics. 6, 4, p. 162-166. 5 p.
Journal article

Xenotransplantation and risk: regulating a developing biotechnology
Fovargue, S. 17/11/2011 Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. 306 p. ISBN: 9780521195768.
Book

The European Union Directive on Organ Donation and Transplantation
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 09/2011 In: Clinical Ethics. 6, 3, p. 117-121. 5 p.
Journal article

Treating Those Who Are Mentally Disordered Under the Mental Health Act 1983: Part 2
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 06/2011 In: Clinical Ethics. 6, 2, p. 64-67. 4 p.
Journal article

Assessing and Detaining Those Who Are Mentally Disordered under the Mental Health Act 1983 and Mental Capacity Act 2005: Part 1.
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 03/2011 In: Clinical Ethics. 6, 1, p. 11-14. 4 p.
Journal article

The best interests principle and providing treatment for adults without capacity in England and Wales.
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 12/2010 In: Clinical Ethics. 5, 4, p. 180-183. 4 p.
Journal article

The legal status of the fetus.
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 09/2010 In: Clinical Ethics. 5, 3, p. 122-124. 3 p.
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One step forward, two steps back? The GMC, the common law and 'informed' consent.
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 08/2010 In: Journal of Medical Ethics. 36, 8, p. 494-497. 4 p.
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How much information is 'enough'?
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 03/2010 In: Clinical Ethics. 5, 1, p. 13-15. 3 p.
Journal article

Shifting the focus
Fovargue, S., Miola, J. 1/01/2010 In: Clinical Ethics. 5, 1, 2 p.
Editorial

Research and Adults without Capacity.
Fovargue, S.J., Miola, J. 2010 In: Clinical Ethics. 5, 2, p. 63-66. 4 p.
Journal article

When should precaution prevail? : interests in (public) health, the risk of harm and xenotransplantation.
Fovargue, S., Ost, S. 2010 In: Medical Law Review. 18, 3, p. 302-329. 28 p.
Journal article

A plea for precaution with public health : the xenotransplantation example.
Fovargue, S., Ost, S. 09/2009 In: Clinical Ethics. 4, 3, p. 119-124. 6 p.
Journal article

Deprivation of liberty under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
Fovargue, S. 03/2009 In: Clinical Ethics. 4, 1, p. 10-11. 2 p.
Journal article

Organ donation and transplantation.
Fovargue, S. 09/2008 In: The New Oxford Companion to Law. Oxford : Oxford University Press p. 853-854. 2 p. ISBN: 978-0199290543.
Chapter

Why donor insemination requires developments in family law : the need for new definitions of parenthood.
Fovargue, S. 2008 In: Medical Law Review. 16, 3, p. 458-464. 7 p.
Journal article

Autonomy, decision-making, and role of the law in protecting the 'vulnerable'.
Fovargue, S. 06/2007 In: Clinical Ethics. 2, 2, p. 55-55. 1 p.
Journal article

'Oh pick me, pick me' : selecting participants for xenotransplant clinical trials.
Fovargue, S. 2007 In: Medical Law Review. 15, 2, p. 176-219. 44 p.
Journal article

Editorial
Fovargue, S. 1/09/2006 In: Clinical Ethics. 1, 3, 1 p.
Editorial

Editorial
Fovargue, S. 1/06/2006 In: Clinical Ethics. 1, 2, 2 p.
Editorial

Editorial
Fovargue, S., Brazier, M. 1/03/2006 In: Clinical Ethics. 1, 1, 1 p.
Editorial

A Brief Guide to the Human Tissue Act 2004.
Brazier, M., Fovargue, S.J. 03/2006 In: Clinical Ethics. 1, 1, p. 26-32. 7 p.
Journal article

Re R (A Child Appearing by her Guardian ad litem) : assisting conception for the single infertile.
Fovargue, S. 2006 In: Child and Family Law Quarterly. 18, 3, p. 423-444. 22 p.
Journal article

Consenting to bio-risk : xenotransplantation and the law.
Fovargue, S. 09/2005 In: Legal Studies. 25, 3, p. 404-429. 26 p.
Journal article

A Leap of Faith? Sanctioning Xenotransplant Clinical Trials.
Fovargue, S.J. 01/2005 In: Liverpool Law Review. 26, 2, p. 125-147. 23 p.
Journal article

Book review of R. Scott, 'Rights, duties and the body: law and ethics of the maternal-foetal conflict'.
Fovargue, S. 2005 In: Medical Law Review. 13, 1, p. 131-135. 5 p.
Journal article

Warning: Health 'choices' can kill.
Flynn, M., Keywood, K., Fovargue, S.J. 02/2003 In: The Journal of Adult Protection. 5, 1, p. 30-34. 5 p.
Journal article

The law's response to pregnancy and childbirth : consistency, conflict or compromise?
Fovargue, S. 03/2002 In: Modern Law Review. 65, 2, p. 290-303. 14 p.
Journal article

Mapping stories, mapping bodies.
Fovargue, S. 05/2001 In: Res Publica. 7, 2, p. 183-186. 4 p.
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Participation in health care decision-making by adults with learning diasbilities.
Fovargue, S.J., Keywood, K., Flynn, M. 06/2000 In: Mental Health Care. 3, 10, p. 341-344. 4 p.
Journal article

Making decisions for adults with learning disabilities : who decides?
Fovargue, S., Keywood, K. 2000 In: Mental Health Care. 10, p. 341-344. 4 p.
Journal article

Best Practice? Health Care Decision-Making By, With and For Adults with Learning Disabilities.
Keywood, K., Fovargue, S.J., Flynn, M. 1999 Manchester, UK : National Development Team, 68 p.
Working paper

Medical law: Re MB [1997] 8 Med. LR 217, CA
Fovargue, S. 1/01/1998 In: Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law. 20, 4, 11 p.
Comment/debate

Policing Pregnancy: Implications of the Attorney-General's Reference (No 3 of 1994).
Fovargue, S.J., Miola, J. 1998 In: Medical Law Review. 6, 3, p. 265-296. 32 p.
Journal article