Medico Legal Corner

Can drugs be supplied by the registered practitioner to his patient?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 23 January 2021
#Multispeciality
A registered medical practitioner can supply drugs to his patients which have been prescribed by him however the same has certain conditions of exemptions as mentioned in Item No 5 of t ...MORE
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Can a patient dictate as to what all a doctor should write instead of following the protocol?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 22 January 2021
#Multispeciality
No a patient cannot dictate to any doctor what to write and doctors have to follow their protocol As per the provisions of Clause 7 7 of the Indian Medical Council Professional Conduct ...MORE
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Can a medical accident be termed medical negligence?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 21 January 2021
#Multispeciality
The Supreme Court of India has observed in its judgement in Jacob Mathew v State of Punjab SC 0457 2005 2005 6 SCC 1 as follows ldquo Mere accident is not evidence of negligence rdq ...MORE
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What are the different types of euthanasia?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 20 January 2021
#Multispeciality
The landmark judgment titled as ldquo Common Cause versus Union of India 2018 5 SCC 1 passed by the Hon rsquo ble Constitution Bench of 4 Judges of the Supreme Court of India ...MORE
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Can a patient seek redressal for grievances regarding treatment received?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 19 January 2021
#Multispeciality
A patient who has suffered a negligent act of the doctors can seek remedy under several laws 1 Compensatory action ndash This involv ...MORE
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Can the consent for stenting be taken from the non-spouse relatives of the patient?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 18 January 2021
#Multispeciality
No consent for stenting cannot be taken from the non-spouse accompanying relatives of the patient unless the patient is minor mentally challenged or incapacitated ...MORE
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