GMC approves new ethical guidanceBMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7144.1553g (Published 23 May 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1553
- Linda Beecham
At its council meeting this week the GMC was expected to approve new guidance aimed at doctors if things go wrong in their treatment of their patients.
In a new edition of its guidance, Good Medical Practice, the GMC tells doctors that if a patient under their care has suffered serious harm they should take immediate steps to put matters right. They should …