Medical malpractice

Medical negligence claim against unaffiliated physician not subject to CFL's collective agreement

Medical negligence claim against unaffiliated physician not subject to CFL's collective agreement

Player's injury misdiagnosed but not within scope of collective agreement: Ontario Court of Appeal

'No trauma' on doctor’s chart notes disproves delayed diagnosis claim: N.B. Court of Appeal

'No trauma' on doctor’s chart notes disproves delayed diagnosis claim: N.B. Court of Appeal

Bad outcome of procedure not in itself proof of misdiagnosis of injury

Evidence from internal review inadmissible in medical malpractice suit: B.C. Supreme Court

Evidence from internal review inadmissible in medical malpractice suit: B.C. Supreme Court

Steps taken by hospitals to ensure high standards of patient care protected by law

Pathologist negligent in failing to diagnose cancer: Ontario Superior Court

Pathologist negligent in failing to diagnose cancer: Ontario Superior Court

Patient would likely still be alive if condition was detected; higher skill expected of specialists

Limitation period clock starts with 'plausible inference of liability,' not receipt of evidence

Limitation period clock starts with 'plausible inference of liability,' not receipt of evidence

Period to file medical malpractice lawsuit started at meeting with lawyer: Ontario Court of Appeal

Recent case sparks debate: should physicians owe duty of care to children before conception?

Recent case sparks debate: should physicians owe duty of care to children before conception?

Most vulnerable deserve focused, deliberate advocacy says Neinstein's Daniela Pacheco