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Doctor liable for acts of his assistants
Dr KK Aggarwal,  04 June 2019
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A doctor is "vicariously liable" for his team, which assists him in rendering treatment, the apex consumer commission NCDRC has said while directing the treating doctors and hospital to pay Rs 16 lakh to a couple who lost their 3 year old daughter, a blood cancer patient, after she was administered injection wrongly.The commission noted that the girl was administered an injection wrongly which worsened her situation eventually leading to
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