Williams v Cwm Taf Local Health Board [2018] EWCA Civ 1745 (28 June 2018)

Critical ischaemia of leg in diabetic patient. Underwent sympathectomy which had complicated course. Whether negligent not to performed angiogram first with view to angioplasty. C did eventually undergo angioplasty which saved his leg. Claim for unnecessary sympathectomy.

Consideration of Bolam and Bolitho.

C’s appeal dismissed.