Criminalisation of unintentional error in healthcare in the UK: a perspective from New Zealand

BMJ. 2019 Mar 7;364:l706. doi: 10.1136/bmj.l706.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Clinical Competence / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Decision Making
  • Employee Discipline
  • Humans
  • Intention
  • Licensure, Medical
  • Malpractice / classification
  • Malpractice / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Medical Errors / classification
  • Medical Errors / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Medical Staff, Hospital / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • New Zealand
  • Patient Safety
  • Professional Misconduct / classification
  • Professional Misconduct / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • United Kingdom