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“Bearing Good Witness: Proposals for reforming the delivery of medical expert evidence in family law cases – Consultation”
Quality assurance, peer review, mentoring and a knowledge service are all potentially transferable to other areas of medical expert witness work. Audit of opinion vs. objective outcomes could also be useful in increasing the accuracy of advice and this would be facilitated by the existence of a more organised body of expert witnesses.