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Medical Malpractice [electronic resource] : An Overview.

Author/Creator:
Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
Publication:
[S.l] : [s.n.], 2006.
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
1 online resource (23 p., digital, PDF file)
Subjects:
Accidents -- Prevention.
Antitrust law.
Consumers.
Summary:
Addresses issues surrounding the rising cost of medical malpractice insurance and its potential impact on the availability of health care providers and services. Provides background on medical malpractice insurance, examines its impact on consumers and providers, analyzes causes of the problem, and reviews legislative approaches to address the problem, including tort reform, patient safety and error reporting, administrative approach and research, tax credit, and antitrust prohibition proposals.
Notes:
Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Dec. 2010). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
CRS Report.
Other format:
Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Medical Malpractice
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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