TITLE

Material contribution causation in clinical negligence cases

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Christopher
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Clinical Risk;Nov2008, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p239
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on material contribution causation in clinical negligence cases. It reminds people that all is not lost on behalf of the claimant if the experts cannot say that the injury would not have happened, but for the negligence. It is stated that causation in clinical negligence cases can sometimes be formidably difficult. The precise effect of one of them can be elusive, where there are a number of factors in play.
ACCESSION #
35598598

 

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