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Kirstie Shearman

About Kirstie Shearman

Kirstie is a doctoral researcher in medical law and bioethics at Warwick Medical School. She has an LLB in Law and an MA in Medical Law and Ethics.

When Does A Doctor’s Conduct Fall Below The Standard Of Their Duty Of Care?

Doctoral Researcher Kirstie Shearman, reviews the case of Bolam v Friern Hospital Management Committee [1957] 2 All ER 118.  Background For a patient to bring a successful medical negligence claim, they must prove three elements: that the medical professional owed them a duty of care; that the duty of care [...]

By | 2019-05-24T12:39:27+00:00 May 17th, 2019|Personal Injury|