Medico Legal Corner

When can a doctor make a formal announcement in the press?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 15 February 2021
#Multispeciality
ldquo Advertising to solicit patients directly or indirectly by a physician by a group of physicians or by institutions or organizations rdquo is considered an unethical act as per reg ...MORE
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Is it necessary for the doctor to mention his or her Registration Number issued to him or her?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 14 February 2021
#Multispeciality
Yes a doctor should mention the registration number issued to him by the Medical Council of India or a State Medical Council on the prescription made by him to his patients ...MORE
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What is res ipsa loquitur?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 13 February 2021
#Multispeciality
Res ipsa loquitur is a legal Latin Maxim which means ldquo the thing situation speaks for itself rdquo The principle of re ...MORE
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Does contributing articles to the press amount to advertising?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 12 February 2021
#Multispeciality
The Indian Medical Council Professional conduct Etiquette and Ethics Regulations 2002 ...MORE
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Is it legally necessary for a physician to display his registration number while issuing a payment receipt?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 11 February 2021
#Multispeciality
Yes a registered medical practitioner is required to mention his registration number issued to him ...MORE
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Can a patient seek redressal for grievances regarding treatment received?
Dr KK Aggarwal, 10 February 2021
#Multispeciality
A patient who has suffered a negligent act of the doctors can seek remedy under several laws Compensatory action ndash This involves filing a complaint against doctors staff or hospital be it private or gov ...MORE
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