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Medical Protection, Indemnity and Legal Advice
Round-up of medico-legal and dento-legal news from the Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland.
The Medical & Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS) is an independent, progressive defence organisation, managed and governed by doctors and dentists who are attuned to contemporary developments in medico-legal litigation.
The Medical Defence Union (MDU) is a non-profit making mutual company, owned by its members. It provides indemnity and 24-hour advice and assistance with ethical and medico-legal problems.
The Medical Protection Society (MPS) is a not-for-profit, international mutual association run exclusively for, and largely by, doctors, dentists and other healthcare professionals. They offer a wide range of medico-legal services.