Case Analysis: Medical Negligence-Spring Meadows Hospital and Anr v. Harjol Ahluwalia and Anr. (1998) 4 SCC 39.
The case analysis which is being done hereinbelow is done while considering the viewpoint of the Courts in towards the cases relating to “Medical Negligence”. The case analysis carries the facts of the case, the issues raised by the Patients and their family members vis a vis the Doctors, arguments advances by both the sides and the judgment passed by the Court. Facts -A minor was admitted in a Hospital where the patient upon examination of a Senior Consultant Paediatrician, and on advice of other doctors. Upon diagnosis it was found that the patient was suffering from typhoid fever and appropriate...Continue reading