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Decision to award summary judgment in a clinical negligence case overturned
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2018

The case of Hewes v Dr Tanna & Ors is one which has already caused some rumblings in the clinical negligence world. At first instance, the Master


Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust and the Supreme Court
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • October 10 2018

I have previously written about the case of Darnley following both the High Court judgment (in a LexisNexis article in August 2015 1) and the Court


Duties of care to third parties and genetics
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2016

I recently reported in LexisPSL Personal Injury on the interesting case of (1) Connor Smith (2) Nicola Smith v University of Leicester NHS Trust


Material contribution in clinical negligence causation
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2016

An interesting case on causation (John v Central Manchester & Manchester Children's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) was resolved last month


A&E doctor negligent for misdiagnosing cardiac chest pain
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • December 7 2015

In another recent A&E decision, John David Crammond v Medway NHS Foundation Trust(extempore on 1 December 2015, reported on Lawtel), Judg


A negligent defendant is liable only for a claimant’s additional care needs
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • November 4 2015

A Court of Appeal judgment handed down on 2 November 2015 (Christine Reaney v (1) University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust (2) Mid


Clinical negligence update
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • August 22 2014

In Chantelle Pringle v Nestor Prime Care Services Ltd 2014 EWHC 1308 (QB), the claimant, P, aged two, became unwell with a high temperature


Clinical negligence claims for NHS system failures
  • Anthony Gold
  • United Kingdom
  • May 16 2013

Three recent high-profile news stories are examples of how NHS system failures, not just substandard care by an individual health professional, may


Dr Jock Mackenzie
  • Anthony Gold