Defensive Medicine

Known as: Defensive Practice, Defensive Practices, Medicine, Defensive 
The alterations of modes of medical practice, induced by the threat of liability, for the principal purposes of forestalling lawsuits by patients as… (More)
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2011
2011
While the complaints process is intended to improve healthcare, some doctors appear to practise defensive medicine after… (More)
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2010
Review
2010
The role of defensive medicine in driving up health care costs is hotly contended. Physicians and health policy experts in… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE To characterize the physical and physiological responses during different basketball practice drills and games. METHODS… (More)
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2010
2010
Although selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) produce clinical therapeutic effects on depression and anxiety through… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVES To determine the baseline level and evolution of defensive medicine and malpractice concern (MC) of emergency medicine… (More)
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2005
2005
Failure (Study 1) and attachment separation thoughts (Study 2) caused exaggerated consensus estimates for personal beliefs about… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
The advantages of using predator-related odor stimuli to study emotional responses in laboratory tests depend on whether such… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Wistar Kyoto (WKY) and Wistar rats were observed in four tests; the open field test (OFT), the conditioned defensive burying (DB… (More)
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1992
1992
Mean arterial pressure (MAP), heart rate (HR), plasma epinephrine (E), plasma norepinephrine (NE), and plasma corticosterone… (More)
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1978
1978
Defensive medicine--the use of diagnostic and end-treatment measures explicitly for the purposes of averting malpractice suits… (More)
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