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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


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


CR v James Jan Sikorski 2009 LTLPI 18.3.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

Forty four year old Claimant was examined by Defendant GP in relation to an arm injury when extensive mid and lower upper-arm bruising and restricted rotation was noted


Michael Harvard v North Bristol NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 14 2009

The Claimant attended the Defendant hospital complaining of acute chest pain and was diagnosed as suffering from myocardial infarction


Dismissal of corporate manslaughter charge against NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 29 2016

Yesterday, the trial of Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust and a consultant anaesthetist came to an abrupt end in the Inner London Crown Court


Causation: liability of multiple tortfeasers
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 26 2011

The Court of Appeal has found that the negligent delay by a GP in referring a child to hospital was causative of permanent injuries, even though the subsequent diagnosis by a hospital was delayed


The Human Fertilisation and Embryology (Statutory Storage Period for Embryos and Gametes) Regulations 2009
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2009

From 01.10.09, the statutory period of ten years for storage of embryos and gametes can be extended in certain circumstances, with appropriate consent of the gamete providers and written permission of a registered medical practitioner, up to a total period of 55 years


Report: Reducing healthcare associated infections in hospitals in England
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2009

A report published by the National Audit Office on 12th June 2009 states that the Department of Health successfully met its target to reduce MRSA bloodstream infections by 50 by 2008 as well as making progress in reducing Clostridium difficile infections


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


(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