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DR. AMOS ADEBAYO v. CHAIRMAN, MEDICAL AND DENTAL PRACTITIONERS INVESTIGATION PANEL & ORS

(2018) JELR 38386 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  CA/L/66/2008  •  11 May 2018  •  Nigeria

Coram
TIJJANI ABUBAKAR JCA; BIOBELE ABRAHAM GEORGEWILL JCA; UGOCHUKWU ANTHONY OGAKWU JCA;

Judgement

TIJJANI ABUBAKAR, J.C.A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This is an appeal against the judgment of the Medical and Dental Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal, sitting in Lagos (Before: Shima K. Gyoh, Chairman; Dr. I. A. Agaldo; Dr. M. F. Amaegbe; Dr. I. N. Dan Gana; Dr. A. O. Oni and Dr. S. O. Jeboda) delivered on the 26th September 2007 in Charge No.MDPTDT/33/2006. In the said judgment, the present Appellant was found culpable of allowing the deceased patient surgical operation be done by sub-consultant staff under the Appellant's training, and failure to devise an alternative line of management of the deceased.

The facts leading to the proceedings at the Lower Court are as follows: one Mrs. Florence Abatan [now deceased), a 37-year-old housewife was admitted on the 13th day of February, 2004 into the Maitama General Hospital and was subsequently delivered of a baby girl on 14th February, 2004 by 4:26am through a caesarian section and Bilateral Tubal Ligation (BTL). The deceased wa…

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