The Medical Model finds issues though rigorous testing done by specialists and relies on a definite diagnosis of a patient who can then be treated with medical and rehab. It places disability in the category of an illness or an incapacity and can be very broad in its thinking. “With the medical model, the ‘problem’ is seen to lie with the person with the disability” and “the person is seen by this model as abnormal and remains so until the condition is cured” (E. Flood, 2013) The Medical Model looks at diagnosing problems they believe can be then medically treated and, further down the road, they look at rehabilitating ‘sufferers’ through medical means. Strengths; • “The most positive thing about the medical model
A deficiency in this duty results in negligence. A basic knowledge of how medical negligence is adjudicated in the various judicial courts of India will help a doctor to practice his profession without undue worry about facing litigation for alleged medical negligence. Keywords: Cconsumer protection act, negligence, reasonable care Go to: INTRODUCTION Lately, Indian society is experiencing a growing awareness regarding patient 's rights. This trend is clearly discernible from the recent spurt in litigation concerning medical professional or establishment liability, claiming redressal for the suffering caused due to medical negligence, vitiated consent, and breach of confidentiality arising out of the
Abstract Our life is full with mistake these mistakes might be unnoticeable and not critical, but rather others might be dead and bigly affect our lives. To be a doctor or a nurse is a big responsibility. You should know about all that you are doing and treating with. Especially the patient between your hands since his/her life is your responsibility. All that you make must be the right path, taking in your thought honesty and trust.
Lorraine Dong is the author where he uses his theory from his research and he examined medical records for actants which participated in the classification and the treatment of patient in the development of psychiatry and mental hospitals as social an institution. Other than that, Lorraine Dong in this article, emphasis that the varied and profound roles of medical records demonstrate the ability for each records to have multiple chance to sense individuals in a single human lifetime. Moreover, he stated that not only medical records are used as references for hospital or health institution use but also it can be use as and have the potential to be cultural heritage documents and conveys for developing of communities. 2.0 Discussion The article is a designation of studies which it is a traditional approach for the destruction of medical records which it would be kept for multipurpose and it should be taken because the documents can be continue to help us understand and challenge our beliefs about mental illness, mental health and record purposes. Most of the problems in this research paper shows the importance of medical records as government filing system and the procedures acquires.
If this happens, the plaintiff must show the evidence of the facts of the case along with the testimony from an expert witness regarding whether the standard was met. Occasionally, a plaintiff is allowed to introduce medical treaties as evidence to prove the standard of care. Expert witnesses must be professionally qualified and have the familiarity in the area in question. Usually, these witnesses are the same who helped in establishing the duty in the first place. In some instances, out of court statements may be used as evidence of a breach of the duty of care.
The anticipated standard is of “reasonable care”. Truly, there has been hesitance with respect to the judiciary to discover specialists blameworthy of medical negligence. This may due to the mindset of doctors should be shielded from being charged under medical malpractice. This was demonstrated in Hatcher v Black, where Lord Denning, who is regarded as a well-kenned adherent of the medical vocation, described negligence as
Medicine. In medicine Expert Systems can be applied different area. Medical expert systems were initially developed for academic areas and later for clinical purposes. Health care systems produce information in different area such as patient, demographic, clinical and billing data which are prone to analysis by intelligent software which need new techniques and extract new knowledge. Medical expert systems tools are available and can function as intelligent assistants to clinicians by helping in diagnostic processes, make some laboratory analysis, suggest a reliable treatment protocol, and also teaching of medical students and residents as well.
McNair J in Bolam stated what that standard of proof is based on and this was re-affirmed in Dr Soo Fook Mun v Foo Fio Na & Anor and another appeal10 to be applicable. In Dr Chin Yoon Hiap v Ng Eu Khoon & Ors and other appeals11, per Abdul Malek Ahmad JCA, that ‘... the standard of care expected of a medical practitioner is that he is not required to exercise the highest or a very high standard but only a fair and reasonable standard of care and skill in the treatment of his patients’. ‘The principle of law is well established that a practitioner cannot be held negligent if he treads the well-worn path; he cannot be held negligent if he follows what is the general and approved practice in the situation with which he is faced’12, and in Dr K S Sivananthan v The Government of Malaysia13, where it was held that a doctor is not negligent if he is acting in accordance to a practice accepted as proper by a responsible body of medical men skilled in that particular art merely because there is a body of opinion that takes a contrary
Need And Importance Of Clinical Pharmacists In Healthcare System Introduction Terminology Clinical pharmacy is the branch of pharmacy in which pharmacists provide patient care that optimizes the use of medication and promotes health, wellness, and disease prevention. (1) A health system, also sometimes referred to as heathcare system or as healthcare system, is the organization of people, institutions, and resources that deliver heathcareservices to meet the health needs of target populations. (2) Clinical pharmacists received specialized education in the bio-medical, pharmaceutical, socio-behavioural and clinical sciences. The Board of Pharmacy Specialties certifies pharmacists in the following specialities: ambulatory care pharmacy, critical
What is accredited medical laboratory? Intro: History A medical laboratory is a laboratory where tests are done on clinical specimens in order to get information about the health of a patient, as main objectives are diagnosis and treatment. In 1980, a automated instruments were introduced to run clinical tests in medical laboratory. Quality was become one of the main concern in producing reliable result. During that time, quality control was present but non-standardized and many country had its own accreditation process.