Medico-legal: Intimate examinations and chaperones during COVID-19

Remote consultations are likely to be a key part of general practice for months to come. Lucy Hanington and Sara Sreih, medicolegal consultants at Medical Protection, set out some guidance for virtual intimate examinations and the use of a chaperone.

by Lucy Hanington and Sara Sreih
(Photo: anyaberkut/Getty Images)
(Photo: anyaberkut/Getty Images)

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