TITLE

ER doctors: Lawsuit fears lead to overtesting

AUTHOR(S)
Tanner, Lindsey
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Adirondack Daily Enterprise;6/26/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 150, pB6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the vulnerability of the risk for a malpractice lawsuit for emergency rooms (ER) physicians. It notes that the chance of being sued is due to unhappy patients whose testing demands are not granted. It presents a malpractice lawsuit from the family members of a dead patient due to heart attack.
ACCESSION #
52701914

 

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