The use of mid-level providers in dermatology: a liability risk?

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The use of mid-level providers, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants is growing in the practice of dermatology, fueled by a perceived shortage of dermatologists and the promise of practice enhancement. Exactly how the physician extender is used in the dermatology practice can either increase or decrease the risk of malpractice liability and… (More)

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@article{Nestor2005TheUO, title={The use of mid-level providers in dermatology: a liability risk?}, author={Mark Steven Nestor}, journal={Seminars in cutaneous medicine and surgery}, year={2005}, volume={24 3}, pages={148-51} }