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Case Update: Brain injured man awarded full damages from Trust whose delay in his emergency treatment materially contributed to his pre-existing injury
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2016

Dr Sido John was a GP who, when he was 16 years old, developed a mild right-sided hemiparesis, meaning that he could only effectively use his left


Zimmer Biomet issues corrective action notice for M2a 38mm metal-on-metal hips
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2016

Data analysed recently at the National Joint Registry has revealed that the M2a 38mm Acetabular metal-on-metal hip system has a higher than expected


In contemplation of litigation - Can health boards keep internal investigations to themselves?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2016

After a claim is made, each party should be able to carry out their own investigations without having to worry about showing their hand to the other


Are damien hirst’s formaldehyde artworks poisonous?
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2016

Last week a study in the journal Analytical Methods released research that suggests that some of Damien Hirst’s most famous works of art have been


Concern for patient safety as junior doctors extend strike to emergency care
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 26 2016

The long-running dispute between the Government and around 37,000 junior doctors represented by the BMA shows no signs of resolution. These junior


Damages won after ‘never event’ bowel injury during surgery for hysterectomy
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2016

Penningtons Manches' clinical negligence team has settled a claim on behalf of a woman from Kent against obstetrician and gynaecologist, Professor


Child’s birth injury judgement highlights poor standards of medical record keeping
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2016

The recent decision of Mrs Justice McGowan in the case of FE (represented by his Litigation Friend PE) v. St Georges University Hospitals NHS Trust


Authority Update 22416 : Adult Social Services
  • Bevan Brittan LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2016

Seeks views on proposed changes to the standards of proficiency for social workers in England. These describe what professionals must know


Authority Update 22416 : Health and Social Care
  • Bevan Brittan LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2016

The Care Act 2014 introduced new duties on local authorities to provide information and support to carers. This guide provides information and advice


Authority Update 22416 : Public Health
  • Bevan Brittan LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2016

Details progress made with the Strategy, which sets out actions for various partners in the new public health system to support and develop the