Month: August 2016

SC Issues Notice to MCI and Health Secretaries Across India on Lack of ICU Guidelines: Effects of SLP Filed by a Victim of Medical Negligence Backed by PBT

In a historic judgment delivered by Supreme Court Justices Mr. Dipak Mishra and Mr. U.U. Lalit that may have far-reaching effect on negligent treatment of critically ill patients in intensive care units (ICUs) across India, Apex Court has directed to implead the Medical Council of India (MCI) as well as the central and state governments …