Physician, Protect Thyself: 7 Simple Ways Not to Get Sued for Medical Malpractice

Front Cover
Physician, Protect Thyself, 2007 - Law - 165 pages
1 Review
One out of every four physicians is sued for malpractice every year and 65% of physicians are sued sometime during their careers, yet most medical malpractice lawsuits can be avoided by following seven simple rules. Written by an experienced defense attorney who represents physicians, healthcare providers and hospitals and teaches physicians, residents and medical students how to prevent malpractice claims, this concise yet thorough handbook instructs medical professionals how to reduce the chances of being sued.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

Informative and Helpful

User Review  - donald99 - Overstock.com

This book is short but very thorough in its explanation of why doctors are sued (the real reasons, based on actual studies) and the best ways to prevent malpractice lawsuits before they ever happen ... Read full review

Contents

Note to the Reader
10
Chapter A
19
Chapter C
30
Chapter 1
41
A Chart a Chart My Kingdom for a Chart
53
Chapter 3
69
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 155 - Blendon RJ, Desroches, CM, Brodie M, Benson JM, Rosen AB, Schneider E, Altman DE, Zapert K, Herrmann MJ, Teffenson AE (2002) Views of Practicing Physicians and the Public on Medical Errors.

Bibliographic information