Medical Negligence and the Law in India: Duties, Responsibilities, Rights

By: Tapas Kumar Koley

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Medical malpractice, perceived and actual, is among the most hotly debated issues in India today. Related litigation has been increasing every year, especially since the enforcement of the Consumer Protection Act (CPA), 1986. This is the fi rst comprehensive and up-to-date reference on medical negligence and related law in India. Special Features • Addresses doctors, patients, and lawyers • Includes analyses of laws and major cases in India and abroad • Covers: » medicine and ethics » duties of doctors » rights and responsibilities of patients » likely areas of litigation in medical specialities » defences available to doctors » Consumer Forum and its procedures, rules, and regulations » compensation • Equipped with: » guidelines and checklists to help doctors » special appendices » detailed bibliography and glossary » case and subject indices.

Title: Medical Negligence and the Law in India: Duties, Responsibilities, Rights

Author Name: Tapas Kumar Koley

Categories: India, Medicine and Medicinal Plants,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2010

ISBN: 0198063474

ISBN 13: 9780198063476

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 15 x 23 Cm

Seller ID: 030640

Keywords: Medical Negligence India