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Call for compulsory NHS mediation to avoid court cases

A leading anaesthetist is calling for compulsory mediation between patients, or their relatives, and doctors who clash over the right form of treatment.

Dr Chris Danbury says too many disagreements are being settled in stressful and expensive court cases.

Helena Lee reports.

  • 29 May 2016
  • From the section Health
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