2005

Medical Malpractice

A Physician’s Sourcebook

Editors:

ISBN: 978-1-58829-389-3 (Print) 978-1-59259-845-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Insurance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-8

      Insuring the Practice of Medicine

  3. Legal

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 11-33

      What Every Doctor Should Know About Litigation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 35-40

      Risk Reduction From a Plaintiff Attorney’s Perspective

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 41-51

      The Physician As a Witness

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 53-62

      The Judicial Process

  4. The Clinical Face of Litigation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 63-63

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 65-74

      Communication and Patient Safety

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 75-87

      E-Medicine in the Physician’s Office

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      Pages 89-100

      Risk Management for the Family Physician

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 101-113

      Emergency Medicine

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      Pages 115-137

      Anesthesiology

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 139-151

      Malpractice and Medical Practice

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 153-166

      Breast Cancer Litigation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 167-180

      Pap Smear Litigation

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-198

      Medical Liability in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  5. Legal Reform and Health Care

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 199-199

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 201-225

      The Case for Legal Reform

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 227-246

      Health Policy Review

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 247-278

      New Directions in Medical Liability Reform

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 279-301