O'Connor v The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

Medical practitioner – Negligence. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, dismissed the defendant NHS trust's appeal against a finding that its surgeon had negligently caused injury to the claimant's left femoral nerve during the course of an operation. It held, among other things, that, on a close analysis of the evidence, the judge had been entitled to make the findings of fact that he had.

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