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Former attorney general attacks Irish doctors

BMJ 1998; 316 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7142.1407n (Published 09 May 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1407
  1. Doug Payne
  1. Dublin

    Doctors are responsible for the Republic of Ireland's growing “compensation culture” and the flood of bogus compensation claims, the former attorney general, Harry Whelehan, said in a scathing attack during the recent annual general meeting of the Irish Medical Organisation.

    “If it is the case that there is a wholesale rip off in the …

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