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From 1 November 2018, specialist UK doctors were able to prescribe medicinal cannabis.
Artificial intelligence has the potential to transform aspects of clinical practice but we must think carefully about its adoption and regulation
To help reduce the risk of a delayed or missed heart failure diagnosis, we examine cases involving heart failure in light of a new report from the British Heart Foundation.
Complaints are an unavoidable part of a doctor’s professional life, so it’s important to know how to prevent them from escalating.
Occupational health doctors face situations unique to their specialty due to the need to balance their ethical duty to patients against the expectations of employers.
The MDU helped a GP respond to a patient's family, who made a complaint after complications meant the patient's body couldn't be donated to a medical school after his death as he had wanted.
The MDU was able to successfully support a GP member facing a claim for a failure to diagnose DVT in a patient recently returned from holiday.
Listen while you learn with our new podcast! First up: writing a complaint response.
How do you write a response to a complaint from a patient? Our medico-legal advisers explain all in the MDU podcast.
The MDU was able to help a GP who faced a complaint from the family of a patient who had wanted to donate his body to medical school after death.