TITLE

THE FUTURE OF PRACTICE GUIDELINES: SHOULD THEY CONSTITUTE CONCLUSIVE EVIDENCE OF THE STANDARD OF CARE?

AUTHOR(S)
Finder, Jodi M.
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2000, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the practice guidelines for medical practice. Benefits and value of practice guidelines; Promising solution for improving health care services; Definition of practice guidelines; Development of practice guidelines; Use in proving and defending malpractice; Challenges to the standard of customary practice; Court approach to admissibility of guidelines.
ACCESSION #
3595521

 

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