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  • Print publication year: 2011
  • Online publication date: October 2011

19 - Risk factors for litigation

List of further reading

Action against Medical Accidents. (accessed 15 April 2011).
Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists. Recommendations on checking anaesthesia delivery systems – 2003. (accessed 15 April 2011).
Bell, M. D. D. Avoiding adverse outcomes when faced with ‘difficulty with ventilation’. (Editorial) Anaesthesia 2003; 58(10): 945–8.
Bell, M. D. D. & Bodenham, A. R.Problems and pitfalls of practical procedures: a medico-legal perspective. Curr Anaesth Crit Care 1998; 9(6): 278–89.
Civil Justice Council. Alternative dispute resolution answerbank.;jsessionid=baa5jU1d3m3C3_ (accessed 15 April 2011).
General Medical Council. Guidance on good practice. (accessed 15 April 2011).
House of Lords. Judgments – Bolitho v City and Hackney Health Authority. (accessed 15 April 2011).
Law Society. Accreditation schemes. (accessed 15 April 2011).
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. Guidance on the use of ultrasound locating devices for placing central venous catheters. Technology Appraisal Guidance – No. 49, September 2002.
Reuber, M., Dunkley, L. A., Turton, E. P., Bell, M. D. D. & Bamford, J. M.Stroke after internal jugular venous cannulation. Acta Neurol Scand 2002; 105(3): 235–9.
World Health Organization. Safe surgery saves lives: the second global patient safety challenge 2009. (accessed 15 April 2011).