Reduce your risk of costly litigation! Written in easy-to-understand language by a team of medical doctors who are also attorneys at law, this handbook addresses the issues surrounding the growing incidence of medical malpractice. It examines the scenarios that can result in a malpractice suit, the best actions to take during the course of litigation, and the most effective ways to minimize your legal liabilities. Access the expert guidance of top professionals across medical and legal fields in an easy-to-read format. Review the legal aspects of nearly every medical topic that impacts health care professionals. Quickly see how to minimize your legal liabilities with the aid of qGolden Ruleq boxes. Understand the different types of malpractice suits and the physician's position and defense in each. See how concepts apply to specific scenarios through abundant case studies. Explore specific legal considerations for each medical specialty.L I S T O F C O N T R I B U T O R S Gary Birnbaum, M.D., J.D., F.C.L.M., Director of Family Practice, Hillcrest Hospital, Cleveland, and Clinic ... M., F.C.L.M., Clinical Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of California (Irvine), Orange, ... M.D., J.D., F.C.L.M., Neurology; Health Systems Designs; Administrative and Professional Liability Law, Chagrin Falls, Ohio Kenneth A.
|Title||:||The Medical Malpractice Survival Handbook|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2007-03-09|