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Refusing a request from a senior colleague can be daunting but patient safety should always be the priority.
Clear verbal communication can be just as important as making clear, contemporaneous, accurate and legible written records.
Missed our free webinar on the medico-legal aspects of remote consultations? Watch the full recording again here.
Ethical considerations and patient consent must be kept in mind when using before and after images to promote your work.
A quick guide to performing cosmetic procedures.
Dictated notes may pose problems if records aren't transcribed promptly, or if key information is left out.
In the right circumstances, a DNACPR order helps ensure that a patient's death is dignified and peaceful.
The rapid development of recording and communication technologies has had a profound impact on the confidentiality of patient information and patient identity.
Dr Kathryn Leask explores medico-legal issues faced by medics when a patient’s condition is also a communicable disease such as HIV.