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Year : 2016  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 9  |  Page : 154

Privileging in emergencies

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  1. Law is very accommodating with doctors/hospitals attending an emergency patient. One such aspect is privileging. Accepting and attending an emergency patient who may not be strictly within the expertise of the doctor/hospital is not negligence; however, in non-emergencies the aforesaid could...

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