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Former director of mental health trust is struck off for unacceptable behaviour

BMJ 2010; 341 doi: (Published 02 August 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c4194
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. 1BMJ

    A former consultant psychiatrist who examined the breasts of two vulnerable patients, subjected trainees to sexual innuendoes, and was convicted of child pornography offences has been struck off for behaviour “utterly incompatible with being a doctor.”

    Andrew Clayton made the “outrageous” suggestion that he should suck a patient’s nipples after she said that she was worried that, because they were inverted, she may have difficulty breast feeding, a General Medical Council fitness to practise panel found.

    He asked a preregistration house …

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