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Year : 2017  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 12  |  Page : 188-190

Who is liable for a mop left in the abdomen while performing hernia repair and cesarean during the same anaesthesia? Obstetrician or General Surgeon?

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  1. Greater coordination and team work is required when two different surgeries/interventions are performed during the same anesthesia as the probability of errors/complications increases. The liability for medical negligence in such cases is usually cast on both surgeons although this is not an...

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