medical malpractice

Medicine vs. Law: Medical Malpractice and Physician Countersuits

Author: 
Kyle S. McCammon, DO
Article Type: 
Feature Article
Issue: 
May/June 2000
Volume Number: 
5
Issue Number: 
3

The Health Care Problem

News Capsules (Spring 2002)

Author: 
Compiled by Medical Sentinel Editors
Article Type: 
News Capsules
Issue: 
Spring 2002
Volume Number: 
7
Issue Number: 
1

What Happened to Civil Defense?

"Some time during the first Bush administration, America completely scrapped any vestige of its fledgling civil defense structure. It had eroded badly during President Carter's administration, when the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) took over as the lead agency for civil defense.

Fighting Fire With Fire: Physician Countersuits

Author: 
Kyle McCammon, DO, FAAFP, FACEP
Article Type: 
Feature Article
Issue: 
Fall 2002
Volume Number: 
7
Issue Number: 
3

Introduction

Caps on Damage Awards in Medical Malpractice Cases: Constitutional Challenges

Author: 
Mark D. Hiatt, MD, MSc, MBA
Article Type: 
Feature Article
Issue: 
Fall 2002
Volume Number: 
7
Issue Number: 
3

Capping non-economic damage awards in medical malpractice cases is often proposed as a means to limit the burden of litigation and stem rising health care costs.(1,2) Such caps figure prominently in the current discussion of the so-called Patients' Bill of Rights.(3) Statutory limits on damage awards, however, present a few problems.

RE: Fighting Fire with Fire: Physician Countersuits

Author: 
Jaroslav J. Marik, MD
Article Type: 
Correspondence
Issue: 
Winter 2002
Volume Number: 
7
Issue Number: 
4

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