GPs face criminal charges for 'wilful neglect'

Stirling, Alisdair
May 2014
Pulse;May2014, p41
The article discusses the plan of the British government to introduce a charge of general offence of wilful or reckless neglect or mistreatment for general practitioners in the country. The Department of Health's proposal is said to put GPs under greater strain when using their clinical judgment. Also tackled is the opposition of Medical Protection Society to the proposal.


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