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What is an air embolism and how can it cause harm to patients?
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 15 2017

When air enters the circulation it can cause an air embolism, which can result in air bubbles that travel to the brain, heart or lungs. The air


Let's talk about incontinence
  • Leigh Day
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • August 14 2017

"Incontinence interferes with every single thing a person wants to do...People have a universal and visceral need to be clean and dignified." So says


Safety First - why patient safety should be the priority above a 'normal birth'
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 14 2017

On Saturday The Times reported that The Royal College of Midwives (RCM) has dropped its ‘normal birth’ campaign and indicated women will no longer be


Family take legal action against Sloane Street doctor following death of beloved husband and father
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2017

Dr Wheeler worked from Sloane Street Surgery and had been the family’s GP for over 30 years


Unfit for work, does not automatically equate to unfit to attend a hearing
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2017

Hayat v General Medical Council 2017 EWHC The Appellant is a doctor regulated by the General Medical Council (GMC). Before


Defending clinical negligence cases and incurring costs
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • August 8 2017

“I cannot leave the case without making two comments. The case before me for the Defendant was conducted with scrupulous fairness and considerable


GMC exercises its appeal power for the second time
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 7 2017

On 31 July 2017, the High Court handed down its judgment in an appeal by the General Medical Council (the GMC) against a decision made by a Panel of


Boy significantly injured at birth awarded compensation following negligent forceps delivery
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • August 4 2017

Shortly after delivery it became clear that the boy, known only as JRM to protect his identity, had extensive bruising and was unable to move his


Not exactly “beachbody” ready: The negligent provision of VASER liposuction in Tracey Giles v Alexandra Chambers 2017 EWHC 1661 (QB)
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • August 4 2017

The body image debate is one which women have been having for generations. What exactly is the “perfect body”? In renaissance Italy women were


How long is too long to be subject to Conditions of Practice?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 2 2017

Patricia Annon (the Appellant) is a midwife. She initially appeared before a Panel of the Conduct and Competence Committee in April 2010, at which