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Year : 2012  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 56-57

Withholding of medical records from the court - Always counterproductive

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  1. Courts are bound to draw adverse inference against the doctor / hospital for not producing medical records before the court. Any attempt to withhold medical records is usually counterproductive. In case medical records are sought by the patient, only photocopies of the same must be given and...

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