4 edition of general practitioner & the law of negligence found in the catalog.
|Other titles||General practitioner and the law of negligence|
|LC Classifications||KD2960.M55 S37 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 384 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||384|
|LC Control Number||96197591|
Medical negligence comes in many forms and we tend to think of it from the perspective of large cases involving botched surgeries or incredible incompetence. However, a great number of medical negligence cases start and end with the general practitioner. The general practitioner is our first port of call when we have symptoms of a medical ailment. In the English law of tort, professional negligence is a subset of the general rules on negligence to cover the situation in which the defendant has represented him or herself as having more than average skills and abilities. The usual rules rely on establishing that a duty of care is owed by the defendant to the claimant, and that the defendant is in breach of that duty.
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in this book was correct at press time, the publisher and faculty do not assume and hereby disclaim any liability to any party for any loss, damage, or disruption caused by errors or omissions, whether such errors or omissions result from negligence, accident, or any other cause. However, even patients that do not fall under the category of consumers under the Act can sue for negligence under the law of Torts. The burden to prove negligence, however, is on the patient. Landmark Cases: Pravat Kumar Mukherjee vs. Ruby General Hospital and ors. (AIR (4) CHN ).
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For a plaintiff to recover damages, this action or failure must be the "proximate cause" of an injury, and actual loss must possible defenses to a negligence action are that the plaintiff assumed. develop their practice in this complex and often emotive area, the book provides a general overview of the law relating to clinical negligence, and focuses on the practical aspects of running a claim.
Structured chronologically, the book looks first at the relevant law of negligence and limitation, then. Negligence as a tort is a “breach of a legal duty to take care which results in damage undesired by the defendant to the plaintiff.” The elements of liability in tort of negligence can be outlined as follows.
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