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Posts by Shyama Nagarajan

Concerns about how the Medical Council of India thinks about medical malpractice


[Co-authored with Shubho Roy] 

India has approximately 5.2 million medical negligence cases annually. A study for Mumbai showed that medico-legal cases, in courts, against doctors rose from 910 in the period from 1998 and 2006, to 150-200 cases every year. The responsibility to regulate the medical profession ...
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