We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
Results 1 to 3 of 3
Most popular |Most recent


The importance of a good night’s sleep - hospital and psychiatrist asleep at the wheel

Australia - December 22 2017 The District Court of New South Wales recently considered the duty of care owed by a hospital and treating psychiatrist to a patient who suffered...

David Short.


Surgery leads to paraplegia and liability

Australia - June 6 2017 The Supreme Court of New South Wales considered the duty of care owed by an orthopaedic surgeon and anaesthetist to a patient during an operative...

David Short.


Hospital fails the test

Australia - May 2 2017 In Gould v South Western Sydney Local Health District 2017 NSWDC 67, the District Court of NSW considered the duty of care owed by Liverpool...

David Short.