Medical malpractice involving colon and rectal disease : a 20-year review of United States civil court litigation.
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. Meeting. San Francisco CA (USA), 1992/06/07.
To determine objectively the causes of malpractice litigation involving colon and rectal disease, a retrospective review was undertaken of all cases tried in the U.S. federal and state civil court system over a 21-year period from 1971 through 1991.
Ninety-eight malpractice cases were identified from a computerized legal data base, involving 103 allegations of negligence.
Mots-clés Pascal : Anorectale pathologie, Intestin pathologie, Appareil digestif pathologie, Côlon, Rectum, Homme, Erreur, Médecine légale, Jugement
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Anorectal disease, Intestinal disease, Digestive diseases, Colon, Rectum, Human, Error, Legal medicine, Judgment
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0564923
Code Inist : 002B30A10. Création : 199406.