Medical malpractice claims in obstetrics and gynaecology: comparisons between the United States and Britain.

Abstract

Obstetricians and gynaecologists have been particularly affected by the increase in the cost and number of medical malpractice claims in Britain. US obstetricians and gynaecologists have experienced a disproportionately higher rate of claim than other practitioners in that country. This article reviews the US experience of obstetrics and gynaecology… (More)

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@article{Quam1988MedicalMC, title={Medical malpractice claims in obstetrics and gynaecology: comparisons between the United States and Britain.}, author={Lynn Quam and Robert Dingwall and Paul Fenn}, journal={British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology}, year={1988}, volume={95 5}, pages={454-61} }