Swaranjali Gajbhiye

Department of FMT, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Sawangi, Wardha, India


  • Research   
    Medico-Legal Aspects of Medical Negligence amongst Medical Students
    Author(s): Swaranjali Gajbhiye* and Swapnil Patond

    With the temperament of the country, that God can still make mistakes, but medical professionals must not, doctors have had their share of being dragged to the court. The weight of preventing medico-legal issues in clinical practice which isn't handled so gracefully by the professionals, often results in medical negligence. Medical negligence expresses itself in the form of lack of standardized duty of care by the healthcare professional with medico-legal perspectives providing rights and justice to both, patients, as well as professionals. The lack of knowledge about the medico-legal aspects is scarce, not only amongst the commoners and non-medicos, but embarrassingly amongst the medical students and medical practitioners as well and though this seems to be a topic of little discussion and awareness, it has become a huge conundrum, which gives rise to mortality due to violation o.. Read More»

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