Medico Legal Corner

A doctor should choose investigations only if he/she feels it is necessary
eMediNexus, 08 September 2021
In a judgment by the Supreme Court of India in a case titled lsquo Martin F D prime Souza vs Mohd Ishfaq 3541 of 2002 dated 17 02 2009 rsquo Justice Markandey Katzu and G S Singhvi ...MORE
Can MCI review its own decision?
eMediNexus, 07 September 2021
In one of its orders MCI-211 2 2011-Ethics F No 396 2009 the Ethics Committee of MCI observed ldquo The Ethics Committee considered the complaint against Dr Rakesh Verma and noted ...MORE
Is State medical council bound by the decision of MCI to suspend license of a doctor?
eMediNexus, 06 September 2021
The Medical Council of India MCI is an Appellate body and is not supposed to handle cases of professional misconduct or medical negligence directly unless they receive a complaint f ...MORE
Can a punishment be both penal erasure as well as a criminal prosecution?
eMediNexus, 05 September 2021
The answer to this question can be found in Chapter 7 of the MCI regulations on the Professional Conduct Etiquette and Ethics for registered medical practitioners Section 7 6 states nbs ...MORE
How should one deal with a frivolous complaint?
eMediNexus, 04 September 2021
nbsp If it is a frivolous complaint one must remember to exercise his her rights Section 10 f Chapter 2 of the Delhi Medical Council Act 1997 provides for the Council to take actio ...MORE
Can a council reject a complaint on the basis of time barred application?
eMediNexus, 03 September 2021
In a case DMC DC F-14 562 2009 decided on 2nd September 2009 the council rejected a complaint of Shri JS Randhawa alleging professional misconduct on the part of Dr AKK of Jaipur Golden ...MORE