Medicolegal implications of colon cancer screening.

  title={Medicolegal implications of colon cancer screening.},
  author={Andrew D. Feld},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy clinics of North America},
  volume={12 1},
  pages={171-9, viii-ix}
  • Andrew D. Feld
  • Published 2002 in
    Gastrointestinal endoscopy clinics of North…
The treatment of colon cancer is a significant source of malpractice liability. Physicians are justifiably concerned about malpractice exposure as personal injury attorneys investigate standard and novel malpractice theories and claims. With the general acceptance of the importance of screening for colon cancer, screening for colon cancer is now defined as… CONTINUE READING



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