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GMC clears doctors of failing to protect trainees and patients from sexually inappropriate behaviour

BMJ 2010; 341 doi: (Published 05 July 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c3571
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. 1BMJ

    Two senior doctors in charge of postgraduate medical training have been cleared of failing to take adequate measures to protect female trainees and patients from alleged sexually inappropriate behaviour by a consultant psychiatrist.

    A General Medical Council fitness to practise panel held that David Sowden and Richard Fox had agreed with each other in 2005 not to instigate a formal investigation into the conduct of the psychiatrist, …

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