TITLE

Majority favors special courts for malpractice

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, Sam
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Hill;5/31/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 67, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the result of a survey which shows that 66 percent of the respondents would support the creation of health courts for medical malpractice suits in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
76360399

 

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