xxiii, 444 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -404) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note
Doctor-patient conflict: causes, consequences, dynamics Rights and responsibilities of patients Medical negligence and civil laws The chain of causation Proof of injury and award of compensation Compensation based on the law of torts Doctor-Patient relationship and informed consent Consumer Protection Act and the medical profession Some practical aspects of CPA Consumer forum for cases: procedures, rules, and regulations Liability of medical professionals under criminal law Prevention of malpractice litigation Malpratice litigation obstetrics and gynaecology Litigation in anaesthesia Litigation in surgery Medical negligence in internal medicine Litigation in other disciplines of medical science.
KNS1074.5 .K65 2010
New Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press,