Litigation in Otolaryngology: Minimizing Liability and Preventing Adverse Outcomes (Original PDF from Publisher)
By Jean Anderson Eloy, Peter F. Svider, Soly Baredes, Shawn P. Kelly
This text, edited by experienced academic and private otolaryngologists at different points in their careers, as well as an attorney, reviews the current literature related to otolaryngology malpractice litigation, and discusses strategies to decrease liability and enhance patient safety. It examines the most recent trial decisions in otolaryngology and determines which procedures are most commonly litigated in the current medicolegal environment. The text provides otolaryngologists with tips and pearls on how to prevent malpractice litigation, and discusses key actions to take when faced with malpractice litigation. Strategies for minimizing liability as well as the factors brought up in malpractice litigation related to otolaryngology – head and neck surgery are also discussed.
Litigation In Otolaryngology will be a useful resource for all involved in the care of otolaryngologic patients (physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, etc.), those concerned with the legal aspect of such care (including malpractice attorneys), and healthcare policy makers.
- Publisher : Springer; 1st ed. 2021 edition (April 21, 2021)
- Language : English
- Hardcover : 206 pages
- ISBN-10 : 3030644170
- ISBN-13 : 978-3030644178