The relationship between medical malpractice litigation and parent reports of patient function following neonatal brachial plexus palsy.

@article{Eismann2014TheRB,
  title={The relationship between medical malpractice litigation and parent reports of patient function following neonatal brachial plexus palsy.},
  author={Emily A. Eismann and Andrea Bauer and Scott H. Kozin and Emily J Louden and Roger Cornwall},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={2014},
  volume={96 5},
  pages={373-9}
}
BACKGROUND The increasing use of patient-reported outcome measures in clinical research and care across all medical disciplines requires an understanding of the nonclinical variables that affect these measures. Participation in medical malpractice litigation, as is common following neonatal brachial plexus palsy, may be an important confounder of parent or patient-reported outcomes. METHODS This multicenter, case-control study includes patients two to eighteen years of age with neonatal… CONTINUE READING
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