GPs survive a 20-year legal nightmare

Two rural GPs tell us about the medicolegal case that lasted decades and cost hundreds of thousands of dollars 

PART ONE:‘An unhappy lady'

DIGGING into the hazy recesses of his memory, Dr Peter Durey can almost recall the woman who walked into his consulting room one fateful day 31 years ago.

"The face is blurry," says the now 65-year-old doctor, thinking back