Medical Negligence  

Medical Negligence: Desktop Research Series

ISBN 983-3519-03-2
Author: Nasser Hamid
Consultant: Hamid Ibrahim
Binding: Softcover/Extent: 640 pp
Publication Price: MYR 220.00
The law is stated as of June 1, 2006

With the DESKTOP RESEARCH SERIES the reader is able to search the subject area of MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE from three vantage points. The reader may search by way of subject area, by way of the relevant statutes by way of Cases. Thus the area of medical Negligence may be broached by way of SUBJECT SEARCH, STATUTE SEARCH and from Cases alphabetically listed in the CASEBOOK section of the publication.

Pertinently, the reader may look up relevant information by way of the area of injury or category of areas of medical negligence. To augment the value of the research, each entry in the subject area is preceded by a GLOSSARY OF MEDICAL TERMS. All decided cases from the Malayan Law Journal, the Current Law Journal and the All Malaysia Reports is provided thereby making the book the one single complete source as to medical negligence cases in Malaysia.

MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE - DESKTOP RESEARCH SERIES will be a useful addition to the armoury of information necessary to understand various medical conditions and maladies, the approach of the doctors in treating such maladies and the approach of the courts in interpreting the actions of hospital and doctors in the realm of medical negligence suits.

This publication will also be a useful addition to the library of lawyers practicing in the area of PERSONAL INJURY claims. The glossary of medical terms for injuries, the medical procedures carried out in the treatment of injuries and the consequences of negligence in such treatment will be useful in helping to ascertain the quantum of damages that may be claimed in a particular case. Decided cases show instances of the overlap from personal injury claims to medical negligence claims.

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