MDDUS | Medical Advisory Guide - Medical Professional Team

Medical advisory guides

MDDUS offers our members these useful guides on common medicolegal processes

MDDUS medical advisory guides provide background information, and practical guidance, in some of the areas you may encounter during your career. As a valued MDDUS member, you are able to download these guides to access at your convenience.



Our guide for members about clinical negligence claims.



This guide summarises the key aspects of the NHS complaints procedure in each of the UK nations.


Coroner's inquests

Our guide about coroner's inquests, which are public hearings in which a coroner will determine how, where and when a person died.


Employment law

A disciplinary process can be used to investigate concerns about an employee’s conduct, absence and/or performance. This is a guide for members about undertaking a disciplinary investigation of an employee.


Fatal accident inquiries

Our guide for members about fatal accident inquiries.


GMC investigations

This guide explains the role of the GMC and describes the different stages an investigation may progress through.


Writing a statement

Our guide for members on writing a statement.

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