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Tuesday, August 04, 2020

medical negligence


Gujarat: Doctor held for negligence 7 months after patient dies

August 20, 2019 12:07 am

The incident had occurred on January 9 when Geeta Khant (33), a native of Malekpur Padadi village in Lunawada Taluka of Mahisagar, underwent a Caesarean operation at Arohi Maternity Clinic.

Kolkata: Relatives clash with junior doctors in govt hospital after patient dies

June 11, 2019 5:06 pm

An intern was injured in the clash and regular services at Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital were disrupted as the junior doctors began a sit-in, demanding better security, they said.

Delhi: Doctor held for medical negligence in toddler’s death

August 08, 2018 4:39 am

Vijay Kumar Tiwari after examining the child, gave her some medicine. The child died soon after. Family members staged a protest and alleged that Tiwari gave a wrong medicine to her.

Karnataka doctors to go on indefinite stir from tomorrow; outpatient services to take a hit

November 15, 2017 7:28 pm

Doctors are opposing the amendments to the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments Act, 2007, which among others propose six months to three years of jail term and a hefty penalty for medical negligence.

Kerala: Road accident victim succumbs to injuries after being denied treatment

August 07, 2017 12:12 pm

The deceased was seriously injured in a motorbike accident at 11 PM last night and died at around 6 AM this morning. He was taken to atleast two private hospitals in an ambulance soon after the mishap. However, as there were no bystanders, the hospitals refused to admit him, polce said.

Now, man loses leg after botched-up surgery at YCM Hospital

January 14, 2016 11:30 am

Dhendge was admitted to YCM Hospital on September 16 as he was finding it difficult to walk due to a vericose vein problem.

Supreme Court orders Tamil Nadu to pay Rs 1.7 crore compensation to girl who lost vision

July 02, 2015 7:56 am

The bench found no justification for why the necessary tests were overlooked by the doctors and held them accountable for negligence.

National consumer panel orders PGI to pay Rs 17 lakh to victim’s parents

May 22, 2015 3:11 am

Upholds order of the Chandigarh state consumer commission, enhances compensation

Chhattisgarh sterilisation tragedy: Doctor gets bail

December 04, 2014 9:05 pm

His lawyer contended that lab reports had revealed that contaminated medicines caused the deaths.

Ex-CJI death: Family to move NCC, sticks to medical negligence claim

August 04, 2014 3:35 am

According to Subhra, her father was first admitted at a private hospital in Noida with swollen feet.