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Do patients have the right to foot moulds / models from chiropodists?

united-kingdom I don't know of any real cases pertaining to "digital 3D models" of patient's body parts. However, with limited exceptions, which don't seem to apply here, under GDPR an ...
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Do patients have the right to foot moulds / models from chiropodists?

No and no Second question first, the model or mould is the chiropodist’s work product and belongs to them in the same way that their other medical notes about the patient do. There is no legal ...
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Can a US state ban a drug that is approved by the FDA?

No Federal Preemption and supremacy clause means that if there is a federal law that dictates who and how drugs can be allowed or not, then that trumps all state laws. The Pure Food and Drug Act of ...
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Can a US state ban a drug that is approved by the FDA?

In '97, Florida banned, at least temporarily, Fen-Phen, a drug that was FDA approved and being prescribed and used in other states at the time.
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What enforcement exists for medical informed consent?

southafrica Generally speaking in South Africa there is a requirement for both parties to a contract to have a real desire to fulfill the agreement present at the signing. There is also a requirement ...
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What enforcement exists for medical informed consent?

What enforcement or outside-agency complaint mechanism exists in the case where these service providers absolutely will not show you what you're signing to, or actively take steps to prevent you from ...
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What enforcement exists for medical informed consent?

canada One can file complaints with the provincial professional governing bodies ("colleges"). E.g. the College of Physicians and Surgeons the College or Pharmacists Some of the tactics ...
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Should I pay copyright for referencing/citing published work in a paid service?

Citations and references and hyperlinks are not themselves copyright violations. Scientific principles and laws and knowledge are also not protected by copyright. Copyright protects a particular ...
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Can an employee be sued in civil court for HIPAA violation?

I am not a lawyer, but my son is, and he works in civil litigation mainly on the defense side. Some of the stories he tells are crazy, and they often result in a decent settlement for cases that ...
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Doctors retaining images of ID cards?

One lab I've used made hardcopies of my drivers license in plain view of me. . . . I don't understand why providers (especially the smaller private practices) want to take on the additional liability ...
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