Posts Tagged ‘Medico-legal’

How to craft competent medico-legal reports

The ‘Jackson reforms’ in civil court procedure are close upon us. Extended ‘tracks’, fixed fees and non-recoverability of success fees will force l...

Family’s death plea case rejected by court judge

The woman, who is 52 and can be referred to only as M, is in what is known as a "minimally conscious state". Her family argued she was in pain and that ...

Writing a medico-legal report: guidance for hospital consultants

The MDU has developed new guidance for doctors embarking on their first consultant post. In the seventh in a series of articles guiding you through the mor...

Medico-legal: European Commission to review clinical trials directive

The European Commission has revealed plans to review the EU Clinical Trials Directive which came into force in 2004. The rules governing medical research a...