Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 15:16
The Tripura High Court has observed that medical negligence can be termed a criminal offence, a lawyer said here on Friday.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 11:26
A Delhi court has upheld the conviction of a doctor for negligently terminating a woman`s pregnancy leading to her death and said he was not even qualified for conducting the procedure.
Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 20:18
A man on Friday blamed a leading private hospital and a doctor for the death of his wife last month during post-operative treatment after kidney transplant.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 20:54
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) Tuesday urged the Supreme Court to review its verdict on the disproportionate compensation imposed on doctors and hospitals for medical negligence.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 23:17
In a shocker, medics at a UK hospital left a surgical glove inside a woman who underwent an operation to remove her womb.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 17:57
Delhi doctors were on Thursday divided over the Supreme Court verdict granting a whopping Rs 11.41 crore compensation for medical negligence.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 17:57
US-based Indian-origin doctor Dr Kunal Saha described Supreme Court`s compensation of Rs 5.96 crore for medical negligence which led to his wife`s death, as a "historic judgement".
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 11:02
A 23-year-old pregnant woman died at Nowrosjee Wadia Maternity Hospital on Monday, allegedly due to medical negligence.
Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 18:00
Observing that medical profession has been affected by "greed" with doctors not hesitating to put life of patients at risk, a consumer forum ordered hospital to pay Rs 2.5 lakh to pregnant woman.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 01, 2013, 17:53
St Stephens Hospital was directed by apex consumer commission to pay Rs 8 lakh to family of a patient who died as a result of hospital`s "gross medical negligence" in the treatment given to him.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 09, 2013, 00:48
National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) asked Delhi government to pay Rs 4 lakh compensation to the next of kin of a pregnant woman who died due to transfusion of wrong blood group in a city hospital.
Last Updated: Monday, July 01, 2013, 19:19
In a landmark judgement the Calcutta High Court on Monday ordered that 17 doctors stand trial for their involvement in the death of Anuradha Saha due to medical negligence.
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