Court rejects second negligence claim against radiologist over a myelogram he performed 47 years ago

More than two decades after the radiologist successfully defended a negligence claim, the patient tried their luck a second time.

Two decades after winning a negligence claim over a myelogram he performed way back in 1977, a Sydney radiologist could be forgiven for thinking the legal saga was behind him.

But then his former patient Derek Morrison, now 75, decided to take a second bite — this time, focusing on the hospital where the procedure was performed.