Medico-Legal Issues in Infectious Diseases

Guide For Physicians

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-8052-6 (Print) 978-1-4419-8053-3 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      General Principles

  3. Issues in the Emergency Department

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 21-37

      Complaints Related to the Head

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 39-57

      Conditions of the Skin/Soft Tissue in the ER

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      Pages 59-77

      Litigation in Infections of Obstetrics and Gynecology

  4. Assortment of Medical Liabilities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 79-79

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 81-97

      General Practitioner Liabilities

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      Pages 99-116

      Looking Beyond the Obvious

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      Pages 117-132

      Failure to Counsel Can Lead to Litigation

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      Pages 133-152

      Litigations for Unexpected Adverse Events

  5. Surgical Disciplines

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Pages 155-181

      Orthopedic Complications

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 183-198

      Neurosurgical Medico-legal Issues

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 199-215

      Litigations in General Surgery

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 217-232

      Litigations in Plastic Surgery

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 233-247

      Litigations for HIV Related Complications

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 249-263

      Overview of Medico-legal Issues

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 265-291