Medico Legal Corner
Can an MBBS doctor treat a patient who is admitted under him & has a specific complaint?
Dr KK Aggarwal & Advocate Ira Gupta, 29 October 2018
If a patient is admitted under an MBBS doctor and has a specific complaint, the MBBS doctor should refer the patient to the specialist or any other physician for consultation and treatment. The MBBS doctor cannot practice which is detrimental to his/her patient. Also, in case of serious illness or in doubtful or difficult condition, it is the duty of the MBBS doctor to consult the specialist.If the registered medical practitioner claim himself to be a specialist without any special qualification and treats the patient, then the said act of p
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