Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 401 (Nov)
Court: Queen's Bench Division

Judge Hawkesworth QC sitting as a judge of the High Court

Representation The claimant appeared in person.
  David Evans (instructed by RadcliffesLeBrasseur) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 30 November 2005


Medical practitioner - Negligence - Causation - General practitioner - Whether treatment supplied by practitioner falling below requisite standard - Whether treatment causing worsening of claimant's symptoms.

The Case

The claimant had failed to make out her case that the defendant general practitioner had been negligent in her treatment of the claimant, or that any of the defendant's actions had led to a worsening of the claimant's symptoms.

If you are a LexisLibrary subscriber you can read more about this case here.