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The Hospital Liability in Medical Malpractice Cases

The Hospital Liability in Medical Malpractice Cases The Hospital Liability in Medical Malpractice Cases   Abu Dhabi Court of Appeal has confirmed in a recent ruling that the Appellants’ lawsuit for compensation from the doctor, resulted in the harm because of his medical negligence, without litigating the hospital where he works; they may be compensated…

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The Legal And Ethical Aspects Of Medical Malpractice

The Legal And Ethical Aspects Of Medical Malpractice   The Legal And Ethical Aspects Of Medical Malpractice   Medical malpractice exists when the physician does not provide adequate service and care in available conditions; does not reach the performance that an experienced physician could do under the same conditions; departs from the requirements of accepted practice…

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Responsibility of the Physician in the Medical Malpractice cases – The Legal Perspective In UAE

Responsibility of the Physician in the Medical Malpractice cases – The Legal Perspective In UAE   Responsibility of the Physician in the Medical Malpractice cases – The Legal Perspective In UAE   Abu Dhabi Court of Appeal confirmed, in a recent ruling, that the physician does not guarantee what he misses unless he is ignorant…

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Dependency Relationship between the Physician and the Hospital

Dependency Relationship between the Physician and the Hospital   The Dependency Relationship between the Physician and the Employing Hospital   Abu Dhabi Court of Appeal confirmed in a recent ruling that it is established that the Court of Subject has full authority to understand the case facts and to estimate its pieces of evidence- including…

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Defense Of Medico-Legal Cases Against Doctors

Defense Of Medico-Legal Cases Against Doctors   Defense Of Medico-Legal Cases Against Doctors Upon receiving a legal notice alleging a malpractice against a doctor, it cause a lot of emotional disturbance whereas the medical professional reputation is gained over years through sheer hard work, expertise, and skill acquired by strenuous training and investment over the…

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Reporting Adverse Medical Occurrences – UAE Law

Reporting Adverse Medical Occurrences – UAE Law     Reporting Adverse Medical Occurrences An adverse occurrence is an unplanned or unexpected event causing injury or the potential for injury to a patient. The concerned insurance company should be notified immediately of the adverse event and they shall help and advise consequently.   Reporting adverse occurrences…

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Importance of the Medical Record in Medical Malpractice

Importance of the Medical Record in Medical Malpractice The medical record is the patient’s other self. Patient charts document the quality of patient care. Since memories fade, medical records constitute extremely important evidence in a lawsuit     Importance of the Medical Record in Medical Malpractice   The medical record is the patient’s other self….

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Medical Malpractice – The three basics legal principles – UAE Medical Liability Law

Medical Malpractice – The three basics legal principles – UAE Medical Liability Law Medical Malpractice law in is based on three legal principles: Negligence, Causation, and Damages     Medical Malpractice: The three basics legal principles   Medical Malpractice law in is based on three legal principles: Negligence, Causation, and Damages. Negligence. First the plaintiff…

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Medical Errors – Definition – Physician Liability and Punishment – UAE Medical Liability Law

Medical Errors – Definition – Physician Liability and Punishment – UAE Medical Liability Law What are the medical errors? Mistakes made by health professionals that harm the patient WhatsApp: +971555570005   Medical Errors Definition, Physician Liability and Punishment – UAE Medical Liability Law     What are the medical errors?   Mistakes made by health…