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Recent developments : loss of chance in medical litigation : Tabet v Gett [2010] HCA 12.

Cockburn, Tina & Madden, Bill (2010) Recent developments : loss of chance in medical litigation : Tabet v Gett [2010] HCA 12. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 7(2010), pp. 278-281.

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Abstract

Following the judgement of the High Court in Tabet v Gett [2010]HCA 12 handed down on 21 April 2010 it appears that in Australia there is now very limited scope for recovery in negligence for the loss of a chance of a better medical outcome.

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ID Code: 38254
Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: medical law, medical negligence, medical ethics, loss of chance, negligence
DOI: 10.1007/s11673-010-9250-6
ISSN: 1176-7529
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Tort Law (180126)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Research Centres > Law and Justice Research Centre
Current > Schools > School of Law
Deposited On: 01 Nov 2010 11:13
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2013 10:43

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