|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 151 (Oct)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division|
John Royce QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court
|Representation||Rohan Pershad (instructed by Evill & Coleman) for the claimant.|
|John Whitting (instructed by Bevan Ashford) for the NHS Trust.|
|Judgment Dates:||11 October 2002|
Medical practitioner - Negligence - Causation - Hospital negligently failing to carry out liver tests on deceased - Deceased subsequently dying of cirrhosis of the liver - Whether hospital's negligence a causative factor in deceased's death.