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Year : 2009  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 68-69

Civil liability and 'damages' (monetary compensation) in medical negligence

 Suggested precautions
 
  1. Failure to diagnose or treat an ailment could be negligence.
  2. Any complaint of the patient (as stated by him/her) must be duly recorded.
  3. Any effort by the patient to conceal or even an inadvertent failure to mention previous medical history, as and when discovered, must be pro...

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