We are delighted to welcome you to the inaugural issue of the Medico-Legal Magazine, produced by SpecialistInfo and publishing partner Iconic Media Solutions Ltd.
This is an opportunity to share information about the fast moving medico-legal industry in the UK, from both a medical and a legal angle. Inside this first issue you will find interesting articles commissioned from lawyers, doctors and financial specialists covering pertinent medico-legal topics including: Noise Induced Hearing Loss, Orthopaedics, NHS Never Events and VAT Liabilities for Expert Witnesses.
The magazine will be circulated to over 40,000 people in the industry, such as doctors, insurance companies, law firms and medico-legal agencies. It will be published quarterly on the Specialistinfo.com website, where we maintain a database of 90,000 UK doctors and provide medico-legal training courses for expert witnesses.
We welcome feedback from our readers, so please contact us with any suggestions for areas you would like to see covered in future issues, or share your news and experiences with us.
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Pg6 SpecialistInfo Medico-Legal Courses 2020 Lisa Cheyne
Pg7 What a Difference a Year Makes! Ben Elsom
Pg8 Gait Analysis for Assessment of Lower Limb Function After Injury or Surgery Mr Trevor Prior
Pg10 Mend It Like Beckham – Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction Mr David Griffiths
Pg12 Contributing to Paradise Lost Jonathan Dingle
Pg14 Quantification of Noise Induced Hearing Loss – a Game Changer? Mr George E. Murty
Pg16 The Perils of Prescription Medication Oliver Thorne
Pg18 Making Medical Record Collation Cost Effective for Law Firms Jan Thompson
Pg19 NHS England Reveals That Over 1,000 Patients Have Suffered ‘‘Never Events’’ in the Last Four Years Suzanne White
Pg20 Vascular Surgery – a Medico-Legal Overview Mr Michael Gaunt
Pg22 GMC Publish Draft Guidance for Cosmetic Procedures Charlotte Ellis
Pg24 VAT Liabilities – an Introduction to the Understanding of the Correct VAT Liability John H Barnes