TITLE

Junking Judicial Malpractice

AUTHOR(S)
Forbes, Steve
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;10/10/2005, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the possible effectiveness and fairness of medical courts in giving decisions on medical malpractice cases in the U.S. U.S. President George W. Bush has proposed the placement of capitalization on jury awards in medical malpractice cases. The courts will depend on impartial medical experts.
ACCESSION #
20957102

 

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