This article discusses the roles of the treating physician and attorney regarding work-related disorders.
The authors have emphasized the need for commitment to returning the injured worker back to gainful employment as soon as medically safe.
The need for communication between physician and attorney is discussed.
The authors have also called for greater « cross teaching » between professions to increase awareness of the issues surrounding care and representation of the injured worker.
Mots-clés Pascal : Médecin, Pratique professionnelle, Maladie, Exposition professionnelle, Homme, Protection, Médecine légale, Avocat, Relation professionnelle, Coopération, Personnel sanitaire
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Physician, Professional practice, Disease, Occupational exposure, Human, Protection, Legal medicine, Lawyer, Professional relation, Cooperation, Health staff
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 96-0430916
Code Inist : 002B30A10. Création : 10/04/1997.