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The medical record as a forensic resource / Campion Quinn.

Author/Creator:
Quinn, Campion.
Publication:
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 277 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Medical records -- Access control -- United States.
Medical records -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Medical jurisprudence -- United States.
Medical subjects:
Forms and Records Control -- methods.
Forensic Medicine -- methods.
Medical Records -- legislation & jurisprudence.
Contents:
What is the medical chart?
Acquiring a medical chart / Karen Fielder
Authorization for release of medical information
Determining what is missing from a medical chart
How to examine an individual medical chart
Face sheet
Consent forms
Living will/Power of Attorney
Preadmission records
Ambulance call report
Emergency department record
Admission note
Physician order sheet
Progress note
Consultation note
Anesthesia note
Procedure note
Discharge summary
Radiology report
Laboratory and pathology reports
Autopsy report
Nursing notes
Medical policies
Incident reports
Medication errors / Kimberly Zammit
The medical chart as evidence / Edward Birnbaum and Carl Grasso
Tampering or falsification?
Malpractice basics
Pain and suffering
Personal injury claims.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
0763727598 (pbk.)
OCLC:
55633742