UK doctor who worked in US after being struck off by GMC has licence withdrawn

BMJ 2014; 348 doi: (Published 18 February 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g1613
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. 1BMJ

A British anaesthetist who reinvented himself as a minimally invasive spinal surgeon in the United States after his 2001 conviction in the United Kingdom for gross negligence manslaughter has had his licence to practise in New Jersey revoked for posing a danger to the public.

Richard Kaul has been stripped of his licence by the state board of medical examiners and ordered to pay $300 000 (£179 000; €219 000) in civil penalties …

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