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Medical malpractice update 2003

Medical malpractice update 2003

practice pointers and recent developments

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Published by MCLE in Boston, MA (10 Winter Pl., Boston 02108-4751) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts
    • Subjects:
    • Physicians -- Malpractice -- Massachusetts -- Trial practice.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMary Jane McKenna, cochair ... [et al.].
      ContributionsMcKenna, Mary Jane., Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFM2939.M34 M434 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 404 p. :
      Number of Pages404
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3698914M
      LC Control Number2003114254

      ITLA Medical Malpractice Trial Notebook, Chapter 4, Negligence/Standard of Care, , Present ITLA Automobile Litigation Book, Chapter 5, Accident Reconstruction, Handling Jury Instructions at Trial, CBA Young Lawyer’s Section, Tort Litigation Committee, February Occupation: Lawyer.   The American malpractice system is a mess, and in orthopaedic surgery, it is messier still. One problem is frivolous lawsuits. The Harvard Medical Practice Study [] reviewed the hospitalization records of more t patients and determined for each case whether negligence was committed and a suit was researchers found most of the events for which claims were made did not Cited by: 4.   Mia Frieder is a Personal Injury Attorney in Atlanta, GA. Click Mia's profile to discover their Avvo Rating, write a review, and read professional endorsements.5/5(5).


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