Negligence, as a tort, is said to have been committed when the following is/are established:
Which of the following propositions is incorrect as regards negligence?
Which of the following propositions is correct as regards the liability of medical practitioners:
Which of the following is a seminal judgment on medical negligence in India?
Now, a large number of private hospitals, nursing homes and clinics have emerged. In view of the good reputation they have built, patients go there for treatment in large numbers. These hospitals provide the medical treatment to those patients through doctors employed by them or by doctors who work there on some arrangement. These hospitals raise the bills for the fees and medical treatment provided to those patients by all such doctors. In such circumstances, if the patient suffers injury due to negligence of the doctors, then: