One in three doctors feel they face unfair complaints
One-third of doctors who have faced a complaint believe the complaint against them was unfair, a UK survey suggests.
Emotional distress, anger and feeling powerless are common experiences of those who have been through the complaints wringer.
Researchers surveyed more than 6000 doctors in the UK who had faced a complaint, and they also looked at the impact of the experience on the lives of 100 doctors.
Many considered a career change, and very few found the process to be a learning