On appeal, the court looked at a variety of cases to determine whether Dr K had a physician-patient relationship with Mr B based on the phone call between him and Dr M.
Methods to prevent and treat COVID-19 in cancer patients have had to evolve alongside the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
This month we look at a case which you may have seen in the mainstream media – a case involving the drug ivermectin.
High drug prices and ongoing shortages may prompt cancer patients to buy treatments online and fall prey to illegitimate pharmacies.
A central objective of addressing moral distress is to permit clinicians to effectively perform their professional functions and thus better help patients.
At what point does a patient become liable for their own injury when medical advice is not followed?
This month we look at a very common issue, what happens if a physician orders blood work and a patient fails to have it done and then suffers adverse consequences? It would make sense that going for ordered tests or for blood work is a patient’s responsibility once the physician has prescribed the test or…
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