GMC extends restrictions on Bristol heart surgeonBMJ 2001; 322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.322.7300.1441/a (Published 16 June 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:1441
- Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
The General Medical Council extended the restrictions on Bristol heart surgeon Janardan Dhasmana at a hearing earlier this week.
It extended its three year ban on the surgeon carrying out any paediatric heart surgery for another 12 months and also ruled that he should not undertake any adult cardiothoracic surgery, except under supervision.
The council went ahead with its hearing despite a …