Why Patients Sue Doctors, 2nd Edition

Why Patients Sue Doctors, 2nd Edition

Lessons learned from medical malpractice cases

In Why Patients Sue Doctors 2e the authors draw on their wide-ranging, collective experience in over 1000 real-life medicolegal cases to explore why and how doctors make mistakes. By analysing and discussing the situations and behaviours that lead to complaints by patients and their families, this book provides clear and practical direction for practitioners to improve clinical care and avoid litigation. Written in a concise and engaging narrative writing style by editors Duncan Graham, Bernard Kelly and David Richards, readers will obtain a broad understanding of the origins, workings and outcomes of medicolegal cases and will be equipped with practical strategies to improve clinical care and avoid common pitfalls in practice. The text also introduces important legal concepts in an approachable manner appropriate for those working in medicine.

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ISBN 139780729543705
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Author / Editor: Duncan Graham / Bernard Kelly / David A. Richards
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 09 Aug 2021
Edition: 2nd Edition
Imprint: Elsevier
Print Book ISBN: 9780729543705
Pages: 150
Dimensions: 229 mm X 152 mm

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