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The Mental Health Act 2007 (Commencement No.10 and transitional provisions) Order 2009, coming into force 01.04.09
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 16 2009

The Order brings into force section 30 of the Act insofar as not already in force


(1) G (2) L v C
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 16 2009

The Deceased had consulted the Defendant doctor in relation to nipple discharge and pain in her breast


Yearworth & ors v North Bristol NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 16 2009

Appellants claimed they suffered psychiatric injury upon learning that sperm maintained in Trust’s storage bank had become damaged when the storage equipment failed


More exchange opportunities for international doctors
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 16 2009

Expansion of the Medical Training Initiative from 250 placements in 2008 to 750 will allow more overseas junior doctors to take up a two-year training placement within the NHS


Plan to switch to cheaper medicines will harm patients, say experts
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2010

Health professionals warn that generic medicines automatically substituted for more expensive brands could confuse patients, worsen disease management and increase the chance of hospital admission


Greater improvements to GP “out of hours” care
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2010

The Department of Health has announced that GPs providing out of hours care will be subject to more robust skills and knowledge testing, with a requirement for fluency in English


JMH (as mother and administratrix of JSH) v X NHS Trust 2009 LTLPI 25.3.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

The Claimant was the mother of the Deceased who was admitted to the Defendant Trust hospital after taking an overdose of 20 paracetamol tablets and three ibuprofen tablets


Generic medicines: consultation paper recommending new powers for pharmacies to replace branded drugs
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 4 2010

The Department of Health proposes introducing generic substitution in primary care


Gallagher v Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 4 2010

Claimant, aged 70 years, developed Grade 3-4 pressure sores to his buttocks, sacrum and heels following admission to Trust for manipulation and application of plaster to both knees under general anaesthetic


S v Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust 2009 LTLPI 8.1.2010
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 4 2010

Claimant was receiving treatment by peripherally inserted central catheter into his arm in the community