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How to say no to a senior colleague

Refusing a request from a senior colleague can be daunting but patient safety should always be the priority.

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It's good to talk...

Clear verbal communication can be just as important as making clear, contemporaneous, accurate and legible written records.

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Remote consultations webinar

Missed our free webinar on the medico-legal aspects of remote consultations? Watch the full recording again here.

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Guide

Marketing with before-and-after images

Ethical considerations and patient consent must be kept in mind when using before and after images to promote your work.

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Guide

Cosmetic procedures

A quick guide to performing cosmetic procedures.

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Guide

Dictated notes and best practice

Dictated notes may pose problems if records aren't transcribed promptly, or if key information is left out.

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Guide

DNACPR orders

In the right circumstances, a DNACPR order helps ensure that a patient's death is dignified and peaceful.

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Education, media and confidentiality

The rapid development of recording and communication technologies has had a profound impact on the confidentiality of patient information and patient identity. 

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Confidentiality responsibilities to HIV positive patients

Dr Kathryn Leask explores medico-legal issues faced by medics when a patient’s condition is also a communicable disease such as HIV.

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