Medico Legal Corner

What are the different types of euthanasia?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 01 November 2020
#Multispeciality
In 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 Indi ...MORE
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Are all consent given for medical treatment valid?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 31 October 2020
#Multispeciality
According to Section 10 of the Indian Contract Act 1872 an agreement is a contract when it is made for some consideration between parties who are competent with their free consent and ...MORE
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A patient admitted under an MBBS doctor with a specific complaint, but is not seen by specialist. If anything untoward happens, is it part of medical negligence?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 30 October 2020
#Multispeciality
Yes it is a part of medical negligence if the patient is admitted under MBBS doctor and has a specific complaint but is not seen by a specialist If something wrong happens to the patien ...MORE
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If the doctor waives off his fees, will he still be held liable for medical negligence?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 29 October 2020
#Multispeciality
Waiving off fee does not take away the responsibility of the doctor If the doctor has not charged his fee but has committed medical negligence or does not treat his patient properly then ...MORE
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Is there a difference between active euthanasia and passive euthanasia?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 28 October 2020
#Multispeciality
Yes Active euthanasia and passive euthanasia differ from each other Active euthanasia means where death is caused by the administratio ...MORE
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Can I participate as a speaker in a scientific meeting organized by a pharmaceutical company?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 27 October 2020
#Multispeciality
Regulation 6 8 of MCI Code of Ethics Regulations has laid down a Code of conduct for doctors pertaining to their relationship with pharmaceutical and allied health sector industry which t ...MORE
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