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Doctor is accused of giving misleading evidence and exaggerating fees

BMJ 2009; 339 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b3801 (Published 15 September 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b3801
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. 1BMJ

    The General Medical Council has accused a microbiologist of giving misleading evidence as an expert witness in a court case and making a dishonest claim for fees from the Legal Services Commission.

    Charles Stewart Goodwin, who at the time was a visiting professor at St George’s Hospital Medical School in London, is accused by the GMC of conduct likely to bring the profession into disrepute, in a hearing that began this week.

    The GMC alleges that, …

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