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About 1000 people die every year in Britain because of mistakes made by surgeons. At what degree of negligence should professional conduct resulting in death become criminal? The question has a particular significance for medical and dental practitioners. This article gives a critical examination of law and practice.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Copyright Holders:||1993 Bloomsbury Professional|
|Keywords:||professional negligence; manslaughter; doctors; dentists; surgeons; civil liability;|
|Academic Unit/School:||Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) > Law
Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
|Depositing User:||Gary Slapper|
|Date Deposited:||06 Apr 2010 13:27|
|Last Modified:||22 Dec 2016 17:01|
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