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Year : 2010  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 35-36

Can consumer courts direct payment of ex-gratia (sympathetic) compensation in the absence of medical negligence?

 Suggested precautions
  1. It is obligatory to contemplate and make preparations for emergencies that may occur during a procedure/surgery, especially the frequently occurring ones, before opening on the patient.
  2. It is advisable to disclose unfavourable results to the patient at the first opportunity.
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