Sexual relationships between health practitioners and former patients

Paul M McGurgan, Katrina L Calvert and Christine M Jorm
Med J Aust 2021; 215 (10): . || doi: 10.5694/mja2.51320
Published online: 15 November 2021

To the Editor: “Patients often suggest a ‘social meeting’ after you have treated them. It’s a slippery slope” — quote from an Australian medical student.1

  • 1 University of Western Australia, Perth, WA
  • 2 King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, WA
  • 3 University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW


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