NHS England have a list of ‘never events’. This is a list to help providers ensure they give patients ‘safe, high quality, compassionate care within local health systems that are financially sustainable’. The ‘never...
This medical term glossary provides explanations in plain English of a number of technical terms you may encounter in the process of pursuing a clinical negligence claim.
Ulcer - Break in skin preventing normal function.
Ulna - Inner forearm bone.
Ulnar - Towards the ulna.
Ulnar nerve - Nerve in the arm.
Ungual - Of or relating to the nails.
Ureter - Tubes through which urine travels from the kidney to the bladder.
Urethra - Tube through which urine travels from the bladder to the exterior of the body.
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