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Dame Clare Gerada speaks to Dr Catherine Wills about doctors' mental health and her work with the charity Doctors in Distress.
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If parents who have separated ask for medical information about their child, it's important to know how to handle the request sensitively and correctly.
The lessons that can be drawn from the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch's (HSIB) report on maternal deaths.
Make sure you have everything you need when providing medical cover at amateur and charity sporting competitions.
A wide range of doctors provide reports about patients to third parties in the course of their work.
Complaints are an unavoidable part of a doctor’s professional life, so it’s important to know how to prevent them from escalating.