GMC suggests treatment of pathologist might have been too lenientBMJ 2004; 329 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7471.874-b (Published 14 October 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:874
- Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
A retired pathologist cleared last month of serious professional misconduct over a postmortem examination carried out on a patient of the serial killer GP Harold Shipman may have his acquittal reviewed by the High Court.
A professional conduct committee of the General Medical Council exonerated David Bee over the postmortem examination of Renate Overton, which concluded that she died of natural causes, although she …
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