Medico Legal Corner

If a decision is taken in good faith, can it amount to negligence?
eMediNexus, 02 June 2021
A decision taken in good faith is not a crime Defenses are available to the doctors under Indian Penal Code IPC sections 88 92 and 93 ...MORE
Where can one complain about advertising?
eMediNexus, 01 June 2021
A complaint can be made to the State Medical CouncilDrug Controller General of IndiaAdvertising Standards Council of India ...MORE
What are the duties of a doctor in respect of signing professional certificates, reports and other documents?
eMediNexus, 31 May 2021
Regulation 7 7 elaborates on the issue of signing professional certificates reports and other documents It states as follows ldquo Registered medical practitioners are in certain cases ...MORE
What should be the character attributes of a doctor as defined by the MCI?
eMediNexus, 30 May 2021
The Medical Council of India MCI Code of Ethics Regulations 2002 has defined the character of doctors in Regulation 1 1 ldquo 1 1 1 A physician shall ...MORE
Some situations of negligence as defined by the Supreme Court of India
eMediNexus, 29 May 2021
In Martin F DSouza vs Mohd Ishfaq 3541 of 2002 dated 17 02 2009 the Supreme Court has defined some situations of negligence as follows ...MORE
Can drugs be supplied by the registered practitioner to his patient?
eMediNexus, 28 May 2021
In our country Drugs and Cosmetics Act 1940 and Drugs and Cosmetics Rules 1945 regulate the import manufacture distribution and sale of drugs and cosmetics Chapter IV of the Drugs a ...MORE