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More doctors in the UK choose the MDU for their indemnity than any other medical defence organisation.
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Over 98% of calls to the MDU medico-legal helpline are connected straight to a medico-legal adviser during normal working hours.
Over the last 10 years we successfully defended almost 77% of claims, making no compensation payments.
Artificial intelligence has the potential to transform aspects of clinical practice but we must think carefully about its adoption and regulation, says Dr Farzana Rahman.
Your decisions change lives for good.
That's why, should something go wrong, we're with you every step of the way.
Student members can access 3,000+ peer-reviewed questions on Synap.
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Updated statement about existing liabilities schemes for MDU GP members in England and Wales
Two trainees discuss how they raised concerns in their workplace to create a fair and productive environment.
A doctor's personal beliefs or conscientious objection to a treatment may prevent them from agreeing to carry out certain actions.
Dr Victoria Fisher shares her unique story of supporting her university’s student outreach activities during her intercalation.
The MDU is committed to supporting members throughout their career as doctors. Find out how we can assist you even when you’re no longer practising.