Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 265 (Oct)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 1406
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Schiemann, Mantell and Mance LJJ

Representation Brian Langstaff QC and Simon Taylor (instructed by Pannone & Partners) for the claimant.
  David Foskett QC and Caroline Harry Thomas (instructed by Hempsons) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 18 October 2002

Catchwords

Medical practitioner - Negligence - Causation - Burden of proof - Breach of duty causing or materially contributing to damage - Judge finding no link established between doctors' negligence and claimant suffering cerebral oedema.

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