ER doctors: Lawsuit fears lead to overtesting

Tanner, Lindsey
June 2010
Adirondack Daily Enterprise;6/26/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 150, pB6
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.


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