Letters Clinical misconduct cases

Whatever happened to the principle of innocent until proved guilty?

BMJ 2015; 350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h2654 (Published 19 May 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h2654
  1. Ammar Tarik, consultant physician (diabetes and endocrinology)1,
  2. Aethele Khunda, consultant in obstetrics and gynaecology2
  1. 1United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust, Lincoln County Hospital, Lincoln LN2 5QY, UK
  2. 2South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK
  1. watarik{at}hotmail.com

We are deeply concerned about the news story on the NHS trust being charged with corporate manslaughter over a woman’s death after emergency caesarean section published in The BMJ.1

We do not know …

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