TITLE

Consider these arguments to defend docs, department

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
ED Management;Aug2008, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p93
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the possible defenses of emergency physicians in case a lawsuit has been filled against them when unfavorable circumstances has occurred to their patients. Robert Shesser, a professor George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC, says that such events occurs because there are more demand than supply of physicians. It notes that plaintiff's attorneys may use such defense arguing that the emergency department lacks adequate care resources.
ACCESSION #
34148330

 

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