Medical Law Briefing – Causation in Medical Consent Cases post-Montgomery

Briefings

05/10/2017

So far in 2017 there have been two cases which have clarified the need for claimant parties to
establish causation on a conventional basis in cases where a breach of duty in respect of a
clinician’s obtaining of medical consent is found proven, and the continuing narrowness of
the
Chester v Afshar exception.

October 2017 – Medical Law Briefing – Causation in Medical Consent Cases post-Montgomery

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