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GPs decline hospital requests to give adults HIB vaccine


Imagine a scenario where the GP refuses and the patient subsequently contracts pneumonia and dies.Do you think the court will accept the defence "the consultant should have done it,not me"?The GMC imposes a duty on us to always act in the best interests of the patient and that is what the court will consider.The politics is immaterial.

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02 Aug 2015

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