TITLE

Hospital: Competence of surgeon was issue

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Sep2011, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opinions that were voiced by members of the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California in response to a 2011 judgment in a legal case involving the facility's former surgeon, Hrayr K. Shahinian.
ACCESSION #
65832951

 

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