Neurosurgical Standards and Quality Assurance

  • W. J. Bock
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 20)


In a survey of physicians and medically versed lawyers on the definition of medical standards, the response was almost always the same: “The treatment of a disorder in accordance with the current norm.” The medical expert appearing in court is asked by the judge or defense attorney, “Did this treatment conform to medical standards?”


Quality Assurance Root Canal Lumbar Disc Health Insurance Fund Defense Attorney 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. J. Bock
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  1. 1.Neurochirurgische UniversitätsklinikDüsseldorfGermany

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