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Year : 2017  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 12  |  Page : 199

Doctor selling a machine to the patient and vouching for its effectiveness which proves wrong later - Misrepresentation, holds court

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Law permits doctors to dispense medicine, medical appliances, and surgical appliances only to their own patients but prohibits them from promoting any drug/appliance. Greater caution is needed when the actual sale of the drug/appliance is done by the doctor to his/her own patients. (In this case, th...

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