Medical malpractice

Doctors not negligent despite delay in performing medical procedure on patient: BC Supreme Court

Doctors not negligent despite delay in performing medical procedure on patient: BC Supreme Court

Doctors should not be held to a standard of perfection in medical negligence cases: court

Do increased ER wait times equal increased liability for hospitals and health care providers?

Do increased ER wait times equal increased liability for hospitals and health care providers?

Though fact-specific, unexpectedly poor outcomes should always be investigated says Gluckstein's Jan Marin

Doctors found negligent in standard of care to patient who had leg amputated after fall at Walmart

Doctors found negligent in standard of care to patient who had leg amputated after fall at Walmart

Judge rules doctors failed to examine patient for compartment syndrome in time to keep leg

Investigation of physician's conduct continued, stay pending appeal denied: Alberta Court of Appeal

Investigation of physician's conduct continued, stay pending appeal denied: Alberta Court of Appeal

To allow stay was litigation by instalment

Suspension of veterinarian may cause irreparable reputational harm: Alberta Court of Appeal

Suspension of veterinarian may cause irreparable reputational harm: Alberta Court of Appeal

Suspension and publication order were stayed

Naturopathic doctor stopped from exporting fecal microbiota transplant materials in BC case

Naturopathic doctor stopped from exporting fecal microbiota transplant materials in BC case

BC court affirms regulator's finding of prima facie case of unprofessional conduct, risk of harm