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Damages for Distress Caused by Incorrect Medical Records

There is a clear obligation upon Health Professionals to keep clear, correct and legible records which report relevant clinical findings, the decisions made, the information given to patients and then any investigation or treatment recommended.  It is, however, unfortunately the case that sometimes medical records do not reflect accurately the discussions that took place or are completely wrong.

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TVT - The 20-Minute Op That’s Ruining Lives…

Have you heard of Tension Free Vaginal Tape (TVT) Surgery? Do you know someone that's had this surgery for stress incontinence? Or are you now suffering because of the life-changing complications that can follow this "quick fix" op?

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We're back to work

It’s that time of year again. The festivities end, the alarm clock is set, and we’re back to work. Last month, we revealed a selection of weird and wonderful Christmas-related injuries and accidents, with most of them taking place in the home. However, when you’re back at work, are you really safe?

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Christmas... the most dangerous time of year?

Christmas… the most dangerous time of the year? ’Tis the season to be jolly, although for some, Christmas can become a painful memory. Festive fun can turn into an accident waiting to happen, with injuries caused by a range of things; from the weather and preventable mishaps to dangerous decorations. Here we take a look at a few of the most bizarre Christmas injuries recorded.

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House of Horrors

At an Irish amusement park last year, a dozen people were injured as a set of stairs at the House of Horrors suddenly collapsed. Visitors heard a loud bang as the stairs gave way, but assumed it was just part of the Halloween entertainment.

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