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Obtaining medical records in medical negligence claims
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2015

If a person is concerned that they may have received very poor care (for example, if they have undergone surgery which they feel has gone wrong


Duty to warn of rare risks
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • April 15 2014

The Victorian Court of Appeal recently dismissed a patient's appeal in a "failure to warn" case which involved not only issues of causation, but also


The importance of obtaining and documenting patient consent
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • April 15 2014

The recent High Court decision of Reeves v The Queen, highlights the importance of medical practitioners carefully documenting both treatment advice


Discharge of patient causally connected to murder
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • April 15 2014

The New South Wales Court of Appeal has recently handed down a decision touching upon issues of causation and a hospital's responsibility when