MEDICAL CONFIDENTIALITY AND PRE-MARITAL COUNSELLING BY RELIGIOUS INSTITUTIONS: A HUMAN RIGHTS BREACH?
12 August 2016, 10:27 PM
Insurance involves the transfer and sharing of risk to another person who is willing to bear it for a cost. It is one of the ways in which risk can be managed. The existence of insurable interest is one of the characteristics of insurance contracts. It is not just a general rule but a statutory […]
24 June 2015, 8:54 PM
‘’It doesn’t matter what you do in the bedroom as long as you don’t do it in the street and frighten the horses’’ – Beatrice Patrick Campbell. This notion means that whatever you do in your private life should not be infringed upon as long as it does not harm others. This is applicable to […]
24 August 2016, 10:36 PM
Negligence is defined as the existence of a duty of care which has been breached and such breach has resulted in damage to the person to which the duty was owed. Negligence as a branch of tort seeks to remedy any wrong suffered by a person as a result of the negligent action or inaction […]
24 August 2016, 11:20 PM
Medical confidentiality is one of the bedrock rights of any patient and it simply means that doctors and medical practitioners owe a duty to their patients to protect their medical records and diagnosis. As the term medical confidentiality connotes, it simply means keeping medical information in confidence, keeping safe a person’s ...