Muller v King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Medical practitioner – Negligence. The Queen's Bench Division, in allowing the claimant's claim in negligence against the defendant NHS trust, held that the doctor who failed to detect a malignant melanoma in the claimant's foot had breached her duty of care, as she had fallen below the standard or reasonable care imposed by the law. The claimant would be awarded total damages of £16,500.

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