Self-referral and kickbacks: fiduciary law and the regulation of "trafficking in patients"

Litman, Moe
March 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/30/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 7, p1119
Academic Journal
Focuses on the practices of physicians on kickbacks and self-referrals in Canada. Impact of self-referral on clinical judgment of physicians; Benefits of self-referral and kickback on the health care system; Fiduciary duty of physicians under the law; Relevance of medical disclosure on the fiduciary duty of physicians.


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