Muller Journal of Medical Sciences and Research

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Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 18--22

Significance and prospective of «DQ»Consumer Protection Act«DQ» deliberations for the dentist


Puneet Kumar1, Prince Kumar2, Roshni Dupare3, Vineet Gupta4, Ashish Khattar5 
1 Department of Public Health Dentistry, Shree Bankey Bihari Dental College and Research Centre, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Department of Prosthodontics, Shree Bankey Bihari Dental College and Research Centre, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
3 Department of Public Health Dentistry, YC Dental College, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India
4 Department of Oral Pathology, DJ Dental College, Modinagar, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
5 Private Practitioner, Pitampura, New Delhi, India

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Puneet Kumar
Department of Public Health Dentistry, Shree Bankey Bihari Dental College and Research Centre, Masuri, Ghaziabad
India

Practicing medicine in India has revolutionized during the last five decades affecting the health-care delivery in both positive and negative directions. This actually let the establishment of norm that would legally govern the medical treatment and make it answerable everyway; therefore, doctors were covered by various laws. Moreover, the doctor-patient relationship has undergone a transition throughout the ages. This liaison was primarily between a patient in quest of help and a doctor whose decisions were silently compiled with by the patient. Medical negligence arises from an act or omission by a medical/dental practitioner, which no reasonably-competent and careful practitioner would have committed. Here, authors have sought the Consumer Protection Act and related legal-issues that may assist dental professionals to be on a legally safer side.


How to cite this article:
Kumar P, Kumar P, Dupare R, Gupta V, Khattar A. Significance and prospective of "Consumer Protection Act" deliberations for the dentist.Muller J Med Sci Res 2013;4:18-22


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Kumar P, Kumar P, Dupare R, Gupta V, Khattar A. Significance and prospective of "Consumer Protection Act" deliberations for the dentist. Muller J Med Sci Res [serial online] 2013 [cited 2022 May 22 ];4:18-22
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