A doctor who has been investigated over dozens of hospital deaths was struck off the medical register
yesterday for taking active measures to end the life of a patient against his family's wishes.
There are currently 216,468 doctors on the medical register
For doctors to practice they have to be listed on the GMC's medical register
, but it has no power to force a hospital to take back a surgeon even if its investigations have un-covered no wrongdoing.
Professor Sir Roy Meadow, who now faces being struck off the medical register
after yesterday's General Medical Council decision; Sally Clark
The GMC decided to permanently erase Prof van Velzen from the medical register
following a three week hearing into his conduct.
The case could then pass to a professional conduct committee, which will either take action, issue a warning or strike Miss Ackroyd off the medical register
BUNGLING doctor John Evans-Appiah was finally struck off the medical register
yesterday for his part in the death of a boy in a dentist's chair.
Neary, who was later struck off the Medical Register
, needlessly removed the wombs of expectant mothers at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda, Co Louth.
PATIENTS will no longer be able to find out doctors' addresses from the medical register
, the General Medical Council has said.
A doctor who tried to help his friend commit suicide has been struck off the medical register
A PATHOLOGIST who secretly ordered the removal of organs from hundreds of dead children's bodies at Liverpool's Alder Hey Hospital was struck off the UK medical register
But a special hearing of the GMC's Professional Conduct Committee struck the GP off the medical register