Health Law Research Guide

This in-depth guide on health law research provides access to legal and public policy resources on various aspects of health law.


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Primary Law Sources

Case Law

Full-text Case Law Databases
The following Case Law databases contain health care law-related court opinions.

West Topic and Key Number System and LexisNexis Topics

Case law on health care issues can also be located using the West Topic and Key Number system under Health and Mental Health in Westlaw and LexisNexis Topics in LexisNexis. For more information on case law research generally and finding case law by topic, see our Case Law Research Tutorial.

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Legislative Histories

For more information on researching legislative history, see our extensive Legislative History Research Guide.