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Author Baker, Tom, 1959-

Title The medical malpractice myth / Tom Baker.

Publication Info. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2005.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  KF2905.3 .B35 2005    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  346.73033 BAK    AVAILABLE
Description 214 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [191]-202) and index.
Contents The medical malpractice myth -- An epidemic of medical malpractice, not malpractice lawsuits -- An insurance crisis, not a tort crisis -- The malpractice insurance companies' secret -- Why we need medical malpractice lawsuits -- The goods on defensive medicine -- Dr. Bill may be gone, but Dr. Jane is here to see you -- Evidence-based medical liability reform.
Subject Physicians -- Malpractice -- United States.
Actions and defenses -- United States.
Physicians' malpractice insurance -- United States.
Malpractice -- trends -- United States.
Economics, Medical -- United States.
Insurance, Liability -- economics -- United States.
Jurisprudence -- United States.
Quality of Health Care -- United States.
ISBN 0226036480 cloth alkaline paper

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