Medico-Legal

June 30th, 2015 A US man prepared for his colonoscopy by pressing record on his smartphone, to capture the instructions his doctor would give him after the procedure. But, reports The Independent, when he pressed play later, he found that he had recorded the entire...

June 15th, 2015 A US Appeals Court decision this week that could force many of Texas remaining abortion clinics to close for good has raised hope that the Supreme Court will be forced to provide some clarity on the fuzzy legal standard it had set for judging...

May 26th, 2015 The intricacies of obtaining a medical parole for prison release came under the spotlight again this week with an application before the Pretoria High Court by Clive Derby-Lewis, 79, convicted for killing South African Communist Party leader Chris...

May 19th, 2015 A nurse in the UK has been found guilty of murdering and poisoning two hospital patients but acquitted of a third charge. Victorino Chua, 49, injected insulin into saline bags and ampoules which were then unwittingly used by other nurses on the ward...
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