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'Many patients now have an expectation most things are curable' : MDU adviser Dr Emma Cuzner on the rise of defensive medicine

Pulse reporter Sofia Lind interviewed Dr Emma Cuzner, medico-legal adviser with the Medical Defence Union, on why GPs are increasingly practising defensive medicine - and what precautions GPs should take to avoid litigation.


Read the original story Dr Cuzner was commenting on here.

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