Former attorney general attacks Irish doctorsBMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7142.1407n (Published 09 May 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1407
- Doug Payne
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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